Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Young Oyster Catcher

4th July 2019

Words to poem or song cut from a newspaper and stuck to plain paper. Titled,’ The Weather’. Written in local dialect. Re farming. Mentions corn, pigeo…

4th July 2019

Arboe

4th July 2019

Article cut from ‘The Irish Presbyterian’ publication. Dated June 1936. Song/Poem by Sam Henry. Titled, ‘Blaris Moor Transmitter’. Opened 20th March, …

4th July 2019

A tribute to Louis Walsh of Maghera by Andy Doey. He speaks of his love for his country and its people saying, “He had the same warm place in his hear…

4th July 2019

Addressed to Mr Henry from ? 187, Queen’s Gate, S. W. 7., dated 1st June 1935. Re: thanking Sam for the photograph of Neil Weir.

4th July 2019

“The Hiker’s Laureate” – An article on Michael Drayton, a poet and contemporary of Shakespeare.

4th July 2019

Addressed to Mr Henry from Rev. J.T. Armstrong, The Rectory, Ballymoney, dated 5th October 1940. Re: St Patrick’s Church. – Scan202b

4th July 2019

Addressed to Mr Henry from Margret V. Eaton?, Altnagelvin, Londonderry, dated 26th October 1933. Re: an appreciation of Sam’s lecture to the Derry Fie… – Scan174

4th July 2019

article titled ‘The Street Names of Coleraine, An Outline for Philosophical Postmen’. The origins of the street names in Coleraine are discussed such …

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 3 pages, double sided, of handwritten letter to Sam Henry. Thanks Sam for good wishes for Christmas. Wishes Sam a Happy New Year. Writes it … – img163d

4th July 2019

4 sided leaflet titled, ‘A Magilligan Man’s Romance. Marie Corelli’s Only Lover.’ By Sam Henry, Coleraine. Verse of ‘The Strands of Magilligan’ on fro… – scan017b