Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 4. Photocopy of a letter from Sam Henry. Writing on board S S Furnessia. Sam is travelling with his Uncle John from Moville to New York. Wri…

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 2. Typed script for an Irish Ceilidh for St. Malachy’s Dramatic Club in Coleraine Town Hall, 19th December, 1933. Mentions Dan McNabb, Joe G…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Typed list of slides for St. Patrick’s Women’s Bible Class. Slides are categorised under ‘Bible Women; Carol & 3 slides; Soldier Boy; Cha…

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 2. Photocopy of a letter to Mr Huntington from William Hugh Jansen. Writing to inform him of his conditional acceptance of Sam Henry’s Songs…

4th July 2019

Page 16 of 28. Typed manuscript for Sam Henry’s Songs of the People edited by Gale Huntington. Annotated in black ink. Includes the introduction, text…

4th July 2019

Typed tonic sol-fa notation of Mrs MacFaul’s tune for the Sheela Dramma [Drama] song. Typed story of a horse made lame by fairies and charmed by an ol…

4th July 2019

Double sided page from a diary belonging to Sam Henry. One side January, 1913 Thursday 23. The other side January, 1913 Friday 24. Both sides contain … – scan172b

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Typed notes titled ‘Ardclinis continued’. Mentions the McKarys of Drumnacur; Layde Franciscan ruins, Glenville, Milltown Cushendun; McNei…

4th July 2019

Typed list of participants and their performances at Coleraine Musical Festival 13th-20th March, 1937. Mentions names – Sally McCarley, Alice McAleer,…

4th July 2019

Printed booklet titled, ‘Songs of the Western Isles. Poems by Harold Bouiton, Music by Granville Bantock’. Words and music to ‘Song to the Seals’. Lis… – scan014b

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter from J.W. Hare asking for a copy of a travel talk about Ireland broadcast on 5th May 1937.

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter to Station C.F.R.B, Canada from S. Parks ‘an old Ulster Boy’. Requests a copy of the travel talk on Ulster given in February 1937.