Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Typed poem or words to song titled, ‘Annacly’. From Lynn Doyle. A man recalling a night he shared a kiss with Molly Taylor.

4th July 2019

Page 4 of 6. Typed list on lined paper titled, ‘Humorous Stories. (to use)’. Brief details of each story. In alphabetical order. L-P. Majority of list…

4th July 2019

Season’s Greetings card featuring a vase of roses. From Mr and Mrs David Wilson, 22 Downton Avenue, London, S.W.

4th July 2019

Print of a colour illustration. Features a bird standing in water. Appears to have been torn from a book of some sort.

4th July 2019

Page 3 of 5. Handwritten essay taken from the ‘Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquities of Ireland’ 1920 pages 61-63. Titled, ‘Wren Boys’. Refers t…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 3. Handwritten letter to Sam Henry from Wilfrid Abbott. Details his genealogical research. Refers to articles in the Coleraine Chronicle of … – scan056b

4th July 2019

Small address book with brown/red cover. Majority of the addresses are based in North America. Handwritten notes in back of book re America. List of i… – scan002c

4th July 2019

Pocket diary. Blue cover. Dated 1943. Belonged to Sam Henry. Most days are filled in. Pages missing towards back for dates 16-29 December.

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Handwritten letter (double sided on pale blue paper) to J A S Stendall. Enquiring re the costume worn by the figures on the O’Cahan tomb … – scan025b

4th July 2019

Page 4 of 4. Handwritten musical notes on strip of manuscript paper. Four songs titled, ‘The Chaffinch’, ‘The Greenfinch Twitter Song,’ and ‘The Robin…

4th July 2019

Two poems cut out and pasted to paper. One is titled ‘Spring’ re birds, birdsong. The poem on lower half of page is a cutting from the Derry Sentinel …

4th July 2019

Typed notes re eels on a page which has been pasted to a larger page. Titled, ‘Eel Fishing Terms per Sergeant Henderson’. Gives list of terms and thei…