Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Typed paragraph – beggarman ballad – ? 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 – menti…

4th July 2019

Handwritten words to ‘The Braxy Skin’ as known in Kintyre. Uses local dialect (Scottish). Handwriting appears to be Archie McEachran’s. – img484

4th July 2019

Typed words to ‘Oro, Se Do Beata A Baile – Oro, You’re Welcome Home’. About Charlie Og – Bonnie Prince Charlie – leaving Ireland

4th July 2019

Handwritten notes re the drowning of John McNicholl’s nephew Harry (Henry) when he went to rescue his sister Margaret

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… – img552

4th July 2019

One of 4 pages of script under heading ‘Ulster Sings’. For broadcast – introduces singers and songs. Compares English, Southern Irish and Ulster airs …

4th July 2019

Typed letter to ‘Willie’, enclosing copies of numbered songs which will suit him

4th July 2019

Small newspaper cutting about site of Battle of Mons Grapius – Caledonians against Romans (led by Galgacus) – name origins, influence of Dalriadic inv…

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of typed letter from Sam to ? newspaper editor, in answer to letter to paper questioning his radio broadcast research on the McCartneys…

4th July 2019

Typed notes under heading ‘Notes on Lissanoure’ – Bissetts (marriage to John Mor of Islay), Savages, MacQuillans – and then McCartney family line

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter, using 3 sides. Wants more detail about information Sam wants from Lord Eglinton about Rory Dall O’Cahan. In ret…