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Mary Elizabeth Land Edit Profile

Composer , author

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

Membership

Member staff Louisiana Conservation Review, Louisiana Department Conservation, New Orleans, 1940-1941, Mississippi ValleySportsman, 1948, Southern Outdoors Magazine, Atlanta, 1959, 60, 61, West BankGuide, New Orleans, 1962, Sportsman's News, Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1960. Member National League American Pen Women (past branch president), National Federation American Press Women, Louisiana Press Women, Outdoor Writers Association American, Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association (charter), Fedn.Musicians.

Connections

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

1 child George T. Lock-Land.

father:
Thomas T. Land

mother:
Elizabeth (Langford) Land

spouse:
George T. Lock Land

spouse:
Edward Timothy Kelly Land

child:
Patricia Kelly Stevens Land

child:
George T. Lock-Land