Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Typed paragraphs relating to folk songs – appears to be part of script with fireside setting, with 2 elderly sisters singing. Tells of other settings …

4th July 2019

Typed notes relating to Coleraine – local government, industries, recreational facilities. Additional handwritten story about gas. Possible informatio… – img379

4th July 2019

Typed letter on BBC headed notepaper, relating to ‘Ulster Christmas’ programme. Asking Sam for examples of Ulster songs appropriate to programme.

4th July 2019

Typed letter asking what countries overseas broadcast is intended for and what radio frequency and other questions re same

4th July 2019

Typed paragraph under heading ‘The Convict of Van Dieman’s Land’ – a convict ballad – about various versions of it – ? part of whole script on ballads…

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter – discussion of copyright issues over his words to song, ‘Vine’ being given same and can do as he wishes – mentio…

4th July 2019

Handwritten words to ‘The Braxy Skin’ as known in Kintyre. Uses local dialect (Scottish). Handwriting appears to be Archie McEachran’s.

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of typed words to ‘Kissin’ Ben the Room’. Uses local dialect

4th July 2019

Typed words to ‘The Belle of Finvoy’

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… – img550

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter, on 4 sides. Relates to broadcast and the many people from south end of Kintyre who have heard it. Pleased with r… – img584

4th July 2019

Typed short script – ‘Scene at Enniskillen Fair – December 1940’ – description of horse deal. Uses local dialect