Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Typed extract from Richmond, Virginia Patriot, 25th October, 1815, p. 3. Titled, ‘Loss of the brig Walker’. Re the sinking of the ship ‘Walker’ sailin…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter to Sam Henry from Thomas Buchanan. Informing Sam re Buchanan genealogy. He will continue research into Presidential connections and…

4th July 2019

Certificate awarded to Samuel Henry, aged 16, for obtaining a Second Class in the Second Stage of Mathematics examinations on 8th May, 1895. Printed s…

4th July 2019

Hand drawn musical notes and words on manuscript paper to ‘A Kintyre Love Song’.

4th July 2019

Small programme card for Cookstown Young Men’s Christian & Literary Association 1910-1911. Sam Henry is noted in the programme for a lecture on 21st M… – scan069d

4th July 2019

Page 3 of 4. Article cut from a newspaper titled, ‘An Old Woman of the Roads’ by Sam Henry. Re Sam’s visit to widow Sarah Mulgrew. Described as an ‘ol…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Article cut from newspaper and pasted to page. Titled, ‘Gran’da And The Amazon. A Voyage on a Tip-Up State’. Related by Auld Farrant. Wri…

4th July 2019

Page 2 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 Sam Henry’s daughter, Olive, as a young baby being held by her mother, Maimie.

4th July 2019

Printed, colour Ordnance Survey Map of Scotland. Sheet 12. Kincardineshire and Forfarshire. Published 1903. Railways revised 1905.

4th July 2019

Page 13 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 4 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…