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Title:Laura Johnston Oral History
Author(s):Johnston, Laura
Contributor(s):Golden, Rhonda
Subject(s):Oral history
Johnston, Laura (1896-1997)
Abstract:Laura Johnston, artist and aviator, discusses art, music, and her aviation interests. She relates her childhood interest in art, piano lessons, teaching piano and music, attendance at the Western Conservatory of Music, work at the Chicago Art Institute, her art exhibits, and the Pen Women's Society. She also discusses aviation training and teaching, the Chicago Girls Flying Club and the Ninety-Niners, airplanes and shows, and operating her own aviation school in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Interview by Rhonda Golden, 1983. 4 tapes, 216 mins.
Issue Date:1983
Citation Info:Johnston, Laura. Oral History. Rhonda Golden, interviewer. Oral History Collection, Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Genre:Sound Recording (oral)
Other Identifier(s):J645
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-04-07

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