Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Typed letter from Sam Henry to Dr Creery. Requesting information on the families of Creery and McDowell of Fintona. This was part of Sam’s genealogy r…

4th July 2019

Handwritten family tree for surname Brewster.

4th July 2019

Black and white photographic image on glass plate. Numbered as 66 and titled ‘Daddy on a rock’. Features Sam Henry sitting on top of a rock with land …

4th July 2019

Copy of an article pasted to page titled, ‘No. 29. – Killure, Coleraine’. Re the history of the Killure district (between Macosquin and Shinny Water r… – scan034b

4th July 2019

Copy of a newspaper article pasted to blank page. Article titled, ‘Place-Name Pictures. No. 14 – A Mountsandel Wood Vista’. Re the origins of the name…

4th July 2019

Typed text for Sam Henry’s book ‘Dunluce and Giant’s Causeway’. Annotated typed draft version. Notes titled ‘Legendary and Historical Miscellanea’. Re…

4th July 2019

Typed verse of a poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay [Title ‘The Explorer’].

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Typed notes titled, ‘Cuckoo(s Notes’. Re birdsong.

4th July 2019

Article cut from the ‘Coleraine Chronicle’ newspaper of Saturday 1st March, 1941. Article written by Sam Henry titled, ‘Spring is Coming! Listen to th… – scan036b

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. – scan007b

4th July 2019

Typed note on lined card re genealogy research on the name Douglas. Deeds were inspected in Henrietta Street, Dublin (Registry of Deeds). Extract foun…

4th July 2019

Page 5 of 5. Typed notes re MacFarlane’s of Scotland and cost of land rent in 16th century Scotland. [CM:2018:564 states that Sam wrote an article re …