Duncan MacDonald died on July 18 at the Henrietta Brewer House in Vineyard Haven at the remarkable age of 104.

Duncan was an accomplished writer and interviewer, active in radio and in the early days of television in New York and Boston. She moved to the Vineyard in 1976, where her work continued. She was a founding member of the Scottish Society of Martha’s Vineyard, and was involved in Scottish pursuits nationally. A full obituary will follow.