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Mary Elizabeth Land

Mary Elizabeth Land, American writer, composer. Member of Federation Musicians, Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association (charter member), Outdoor Writers Association American, Louisiana Press Women, National Federation American Press Women, National League American Pen Women (past branch president).

Background

  • Land, Mary Elizabeth was born on September 28, 1908 in Benton, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Thomas T. and Elizabeth (Langford) Land.

  • Education

    • Student, Gulf Park College, Gulfport, Mississippi, 2024—2025. Student, Cheyney Trent School Poetry, California, 1937. Student, University Chicago, 1938.

    Career

    • Member staff Louisiana Conservation Review, Louisiana Department Conservation, New Orleans, 1940—1941, Mississippi Valley Sportsman, 1948, Southern Outdoors Magazine, Atlanta, 1959—1961, West Bank Guide, New Orleans, 1962, Sportsmans News, Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1960.

    Works

    • New Orleans cuisine
    • This cookbook was written "to preserve the traditions, customs, cuisine, and way of life of New Orleans.

    Membership

    Member of Federation Musicians, Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association (charter member), Outdoor Writers Association American, Louisiana Press Women, National Federation American Press Women, National League American Pen Women (past branch president).

    Connections

    • Married Edward Timothy Kelly Land, 1925. 1 child Patricia Kelly Stevens. Married George T. Lock Land, 1931.

      1 child George T. Lock-Land.
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    Born September 28, 1908
    • 1937
      Cheyney Trent School Poetry
    • 1938
      University Chicago
    • 1940 - 1941
      Member, staff Louisiana Conservation Review
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1948
      Member, staff Louisiana Conservation Review
    • 1959 - 1961
      Member, staff Louisiana Conservation Review
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1960
      Member, staff Louisiana Conservation Review
      Hot Springs, Virginia, United States
    • 1962
      Member, staff Louisiana Conservation Review
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States