Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Songs of the People article of a tonic sol-fa notation and words to song titled, ‘No. 821 – There’s a Dear Spot in Ireland’. Noted from Willie Bradley…

4th July 2019

Small cutting from a newspaper of an article by Sam Henry, Cookstown. Re a friend of his who found a Cuckoo’s egg in the nest of a Reed Bunting.

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Page of a draft of an article titled ‘Letters from Bird Friends’ for ‘Daybreak’. Written for children from the viewpoint of a kittiwake g…

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 5. Handwritten version of a draft for article ‘Letters from Bird Friends’. Written by Sam Henry from the perspective of a chiff chaff. – scan002b

4th July 2019

Gold colour scrapbook labelled ‘Cuttings. Erin’ on the spine and ‘Eirinn’ on the front cover. Contains various newspaper cuttings and documents re Ire… – scan001b

4th July 2019

“A.S.” Pastel work book belonging to Olive Henry. Her name is handwritten on the front cover. Decorative image of daffodils printed on front cover. Co…

4th July 2019

Photographic image of the Whiterocks, Portrush, 13809. Judges Ltd. Pasted to card.

4th July 2019

Landscape photograph of sea and hills. Unknown location.

4th July 2019

Rathlin Post Office as taken from the sea. ‘It was here that Marconi made initial wireless experiments’ handwritten on reverse. – T48b

4th July 2019

Senior Service cigarette card. Features image of a waterfall and mountains at The Lochay, Killin. On the reverse is text within a rectangle ‘Beautiful… – T63c

4th July 2019

Farmhouse with large tree covering the front exterior on left side. Handwritten caption on reverse, ‘Headless Horseman Capt Mayne Reid’. [This was a n…

4th July 2019

Landscape photograph of a river and valley.