Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Handwritten postcard to Sam Henry from Wilfrid Abbott. Has searched the name Whiteside for Sam in the Derry Clergy and Raphoe Clergy Indexes and found…

4th July 2019

Typed letter to Sam Henry from The Library, Admiralty, London. They have found a reference to the ‘Phoenix’ of Coleraine, Andrew Douglas, Master, at t…

4th July 2019

Copy of typed postscriptum as part of a letter from Sam Henry. Extract from a book by Bishop Pococke re his tour of Ireland in 1752. Mentions the Gian…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter (folded and written on 4 sides) to Sam Henry from Wilfrid Abbott. Provides genealogical details of Coleraine Mayor in 1731, Arthur … – scan065b

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 3. Handwritten letter (page double sided) to Sam Henry from Wilfrid Abbott. Asks Sam if he has any information on the Howards of Coleraine. …

4th July 2019

Typed extracts titled ‘Scottish Highlands and Islands’. Taken from two books – ‘Iona’ by Thomas Hannan [1928] and ‘The Western Isles’ by W. C. Mackenz…

4th July 2019

Notes handwritten on lined paper re poem by Moira O’Neill thought to mean ‘Fairy Island’. Mentions Ballycastle. – scan110b

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter (double sided) to Sam Henry. Informing Sam that her book, titled ‘The Wrays of Donegal’, has been published and can be obtained in … – scan090d

4th July 2019

Copy of an article titled, ‘Irish Traditional Music. Mr. Franklin’s Lecture’. A Paper read by Henry Franklin of Sligo at the Dublin Rotary Club on Mon…

4th July 2019

Typed copy of letter to Dr A M Landaborough, Garrettaville, Ohio. Providing information on their genealogical research to trace their own ancestors an…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 6. Typed list on lined paper titled, ‘Humorous Stories. (to use)’. Brief details of each story. In alphabetical order. A-C. Majority of list…

4th July 2019

‘The Sandhill Cultures of the River Bann Estuary, Co. Londonderry’ by A. McL. May and J. Batty. Reprinted from The Journal of Royal Society of Antiqua…