Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Typed verses of poetry re birds. Four poems titled, ‘Ancient Mariner’ by S. T. Coleridge, ‘Ducks’ by Frederick William Harvey, ‘The Wild Swans at Cool…

4th July 2019

Three typed poems re birds titled, ‘Song of Finn in praise of May. Kuno Meyer, (Prose tr) T. W. Rolleston, verse’, ‘Curlew. Curlew, lonely Curlew’ by …

4th July 2019

Edited version of a typed letter to Mr O’Farachain from Sam Henry. Re a birdsong talk on 14th August 1940. List of songs for the talk. Encloses book o…

4th July 2019

‘Campbell’s Lisoma’ pocket diary. Black cover. Dated 1945. Belonged to Sam Henry. Sporadic entries throughout.

4th July 2019

Typed note on strip of paper re a genealogy inquiry by Mrs Rebecca Wright of Glenkeen, Aghadowey. Information re William McGrath, Glenkeen; Rebecca Ly…

4th July 2019

Typed notes of findings from the Hearth Money Roll of County Londonderry, 1663 and Dundonald Presbyterian Church Register. Mentions names Douglas, Dou…

4th July 2019

Handwritten postcard to Sam Henry from Wilfrid Abbott. Preprinted with King George V one penny, red postage stamp. He had completed a search for Sam f… – scan072b

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter (double sided) to Sam Henry from Jeana R. Moffitt. Requests help from Sam to trace the ancestors of William and James Orr; Godfreys…

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 2. Handwritten letter to Sam Henry from Wilfrid Abbott. Sam had sent him negatives which he got enlargements of. Thinks Sam is getting his C… – scan053h

4th July 2019

Printed booklet with brown cover titled, ‘Local Irish Names of Fishes’ by G. P. Farran. reprinted from The Irish Naturalists’ Journal, Vol VIII, Nos. …

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter (folded and written on 4 sides) to Sam Henry. Writing re the Phoenix of Coleraine and Col. FiennesTwistleton. She had been correspo… – scan106b

4th July 2019

Two typed poems titled, ‘Stars’ by John Richard Moreland; ‘Brother Ass’.