Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Handwritten words to song ‘The Magic Mist’ as in ‘Irish Folk Songs’, Boosey & Co., 1897. Words by Alfred Graves and music by Chas. Woods….

4th July 2019

Page from a book, chapter titled, ‘Born on Hallow E’en’. December 1890, Moira O’Neill. Pages 811-812. – scan020b

4th July 2019

Handwritten page of notes. Mentions folk song ‘It was pretty to be in Ballinderry’ and Langford family and Hyland family names. Notes initialled J.J.M…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter from George Cairns asking for a copy of a travel talk on Ulster broadcast in February 1937, Canada. It especially appealed to him a…

4th July 2019

Typed letter to Mr Bertram Lord, Travel & Industrial Development Association from Mrs Arline Patton. Copies of script ‘5-20-37’ of travelogue read on …

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter to Radio Station C.F.R.B. Toronto from Edna McAllen. Requests a copy of a Travel Talk on Ulster.

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter to Radio Station C.F.R.B. Toronto from Mrs Helene Ireland. Requesting a copy of a talk on Ulster that was broadcast on the station …

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter to Radio Station C.F.R.B. Toronto from Mrs G. W. Johnston. Requesting a copy of a talk on Ulster which was broadcast on the station…

4th July 2019

Typed words to song titled ‘My Love Nell. (Star of the County Down)’. Singer Nan Shaw with accordion. The name Bigger J typed at top of page.

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 2. Typed tonic sol-fa notation and words to song titled, ‘No. 36 – Coleraine Regatta’. Composed by James McCurry, the blind fiddler of Myroe…

4th July 2019

Songs of the People article cut from the Northern Constitution newspaper. Re song titled, ‘No. 65 – Monk McClamont’s “Farewell to Articlave”. Note on …

4th July 2019

Printed version of tonic sol-fa notation and words to song titled, ‘No. 88 – The Bonny Brown Hen. A Magilligan Song’.