Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Typed page, numbered 6. This appears to be alternative version of page 5 of script for broadcast ‘Old Customs and Legends of Ulster’

4th July 2019

Green envelope with ‘Songs of the Fair’ written on white label on front

4th July 2019

Typed letter from BBC in Glasgow re upcoming programmes on folksongs common to Scotland and Ulster – 2 ministers, one from Scottish island of Gigha, a…

4th July 2019

Newspaper article under ‘Contributors’ Column’, entitled ‘In Faeryland Forlorn’ – end of article affixed to side of right column – fairies, banshees, …

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter thanking Sam for his reply to enquires about the Hillman family and advice to look at issues of the Chronicle and Constitution

4th July 2019

One of 6 pages of handwritten letter, on both sides of page. Author of letter is reporting back on bundle of folk songs sent to him by Sam – picked th… – img047

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of typed letter, single side use. Puts forward a BBC scheme to orchestrate a number of airs known in Ulster but which are known only me…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter re information on Irish language/English conversion, thanks for information sent by Sam, explanation re broadcasts on Irish radio i…

4th July 2019

Typed letter on Ministry of Finance headed notepaper. Answer to query on Mill Tenement Townland. Note Sam Henry’s address as ‘The Caravan, Parochial F…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter – author’s uncle reads Constitution and ‘has heard much of your country’ from harvest workers who used to cross to Scotland to work… – img120

4th July 2019

Typed notes re John Macky, river inspector at Cranagh. and added notes in pencil re family. On reverse headstone inscription of Macky (spelled Mackey)… – img140

4th July 2019

Typed brief letter from Compton Mackenzie – thankful for snap of Mrs McCann as she gives him so much valuable information; thanks Sam for article and …