Sam Henry Collection

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

4th July 2019

Page 12 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 28 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 2. Typed story possibly for talk titled, ‘Fairy Hunting in the Antrim Glens’. Sam spent 3 weeks in the Glens learning about the ‘wee folk’. …

4th July 2019

Page taken from a manuscript of music. Copyright 1896 by Boosey & Co. Notes and words to songs ‘O, What if the Fowler my Blackbird has taken!’ and ‘Gw… – scan005d

4th July 2019

Printed version of newspaper article titled, ‘Gift to Coleraine Borough Council. Speede’s Map of Ireland, 1610 A.D’. Re the donation of the map by Wil… – scan013c

4th July 2019

Printed booklet titled, ‘To Christina. Choruses from The Immortal Hour (Carnegie Award Opera, 1916) Poem by Fiona MacLoed. Music by Rutland Boughton. …