Sam Henry Collection

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… – scan050b

4th July 2019

Copy of an article from a newspaper pasted to page. Titled, ‘ “What’s In A Name?” – Romeo and Juliet. Act II., Scene, II. Leaves from the Bough of Tim…

4th July 2019

Small programme card for Omagh Y.M.C.A – Young Men’s Christian Association. Programme of Weekly Meetings, January to April, 1909.

4th July 2019

Page 4 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 2 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 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].