Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Printed copy of an article which appeared in a newspaper. Titled, ‘Place-Name Pictures. No. 33, – Church Bay, Rathlin Island’. Features a photographic…

4th July 2019

Small, black ring binder folder labelled, ‘Articles’.

4th July 2019

Poem cut from The Chronicle newspaper and pasted to page. No. 19 in Local Anthology, 21st July, 1937. Initialled W. A. W. Mentions Mourne, Moyola, Ant…

4th July 2019

Four typed short humorous stories titled, ‘The County Councillor’, ‘Griffith’s Valuation’, ‘Foot it Featly’ and ‘Early Victorian Fashions’.

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Article cut from newspaper and pasted to page. Titled, ‘The Old Basket Maker. A Weaver of Twigs and Fancies’ by Sam Henry. Re old Andy, t…

4th July 2019

Glass slide negative of a black and white photographic image. Features Sam Henry’s daughter, Olive, standing on a step in front of a door. Aged 2-3 ye…

4th July 2019

Glass slide negative of a black and white photographic image. Features two men and a woman in a wooden area. One man is pointing upwards at something.

4th July 2019

Page 7 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

Page 6 of 8. Photocopy of a letter to Maggie from Sam Henry. Writing on board S S Furnessia. Sam is travelling with his Uncle John from Moville to New…

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 3. Typed script for An Irish Ceilidh performed on 21st January, 1935 in Coleraine Town Hall. Features Sam Henry, James Kealey, Laurence McCa…

4th July 2019

Typed tonic sol-fa notation to the song ‘Sweet Fallalea’. Note on song origin – Noted from the singing of Hugh Cassidy at Fallalea, Maghera, who is th…

4th July 2019

Booklet of song ‘The Auld Mill Glen’. Words and Music by W. J. Hume. Arranged and Harmonised by W. McCully. Copyright 1937. A song dedicated to The Ho… – scan047c