Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter re receiving copy of Constitution from Seamus MacManus, with article on songs by Sam Henry in it. Requesting copy of Songs of the P…

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages with typed words and tonic sol-fa notation to ‘The Old Mill Wheel’.

4th July 2019

Typed words to ‘Waringsford Lamentation’, with pencilled in notes re family line of Knox

4th July 2019

Typed words and tonic sol-fa notation to ‘The Rollicking Irishman’

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter – 2 songs which ‘I have often heard being sung to the seals’ sent for broadcast. Songs obtained from fisherman’s wife on Jura. [son…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter thanking Sam for help and offering words to 2 folk songs.

4th July 2019

Printed sheet music to ‘Mullaghcarn’

4th July 2019

Few brief typed notes – song titles, tonic sol-fa to ‘Muffin man’, tunes wanted for verses of singing games supplied by Park Street girls (CM:2914:566…

4th July 2019

Cuttings (not newspaper) affixed to page under main title ‘David Herbison – The Bard of Dunclug’, a 19th century weaver and poet whose ancestors came …

4th July 2019

Invitation to Sam Henry from the Lord Provost and Corporation of Glasgow to attend reception for World’s 9th Sunday School Convention.

4th July 2019

One of 6 typed pages of script, with added handwritten notes, under heading ‘The Divine Spark – A Study of Ulster Genius’ – for talk given to 2 Rotar…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter from past acquaintance of Sam’s from Customs and Excise, commenting on broadcast of ‘Ulster’s Heritage of Song’ and adding informat… – img953