Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Page 3 of 3. Article cut from newspaper and pasted to page. Titled, ‘Southward Ho! A River Voyage in the Potato Barge “Hibernia”‘. By Sam Henry. Re a …

4th July 2019

Glass slide negative of a black and white photographic image. Features two young girls sitting in a garden of daisies with daisy chain garlands on the…

4th July 2019

Printed, colour Ordnance Survey of Ireland Map – Maghera, Sheet 19. ‘S Henry, Kilrea’ handwritten on front of map and ‘Sam Henry, Sandelford, Colerain…

4th July 2019

Page 14 of 16. Typed script for play ‘The Alarm Clock. A farce in one act by Lynn Doyle’. Re an alarm clock which is mistaken for an explosive device.

4th July 2019

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. Writes of his ti…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 3. Typed text for ‘Songs of the Ulster Rivers’. Submitted by Sam Henry on 25th November, 1945. Possibly rough script for proposed BBC broadc…

4th July 2019

Typed 6 verses of a song. Untitled. [The song is titled The Black Horse].

4th July 2019

Page 3 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

Page 19 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

Page 1 of 3. Typed script for broadcast or talk. Titled, ‘The Music of Fairyland’. Songs mentioned – The Faery Chorus; The Gates of Dreamland (sang by…

4th July 2019

Printed version of article (part missing) titled, ‘Gracehill, Ballymena. The “Lord’s Watch” in Ballykennedy; A Great Hymn-Writer’. Re history of Grace…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Cutting of an article pasted to page titled, ‘Occupational Surnames’. Re surnames and their derivation from occupations, trades, etc.