Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Typed letter on BBC headed notepaper relating to the ‘Provincial Journey’ programme. Advises sam contracts have been sent to all involved and list mat…

4th July 2019

Typed letter on BBC headed notepaper, relating to ‘Ulster Christmas’ programme. Gives title of songs he likes and asks Sam to sing in the programme

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of typed letter on BBC headed notepaper – answering Sam’s question from earlier letter about what countries overseas broadcast is inte…

4th July 2019

Typed paragraph – love ballads – ? part of whole script on ballads.

4th July 2019

Typed tonic sol-fa notation for ‘Finvola the gem of the Roe’

4th July 2019

Typed words to ‘The Mountain Road’ – words by Sam Henry, set to tune of ‘The Braxy Skin’, given by Archie McEachran.

4th July 2019

Typed tonic sol-fa notation and words to ‘Gramachree – (Gradh Mo Chroide = Love of my Heart)’

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of typed words to several poems written by John McNicholl – ‘Miss Molly’, ‘Stormont Flax’, ‘A Bonny Labouring Boy’ and reference to nep…

4th July 2019

One of 16 pages of typed script. Alex Crawford telling story of school days, fights with school bully, learning songs from his mother. Written on vari… – img563

4th July 2019

One of 4 pages of script under heading ‘Ulster Sings’. For broadcast – introduces singers and songs. Refers to other broadcast by Rev W F Marshall cal…

4th July 2019

Typed list of song titles – ‘Ballads’.

4th July 2019

Rough pencilled notes re Colgach, King of the Caledonians (? related to Galgacus, also written as Calgach)