Sam Henry Collection

4th July 2019

Glass slide negative of a black and white photographic image. Features Sam Henry’s daughter, Olive, sitting on her nannies’s knee. Two young girls are…

4th July 2019

Glass slide negative of a black and white photographic image. Features Sam Henry’s daughter, Olive, as a young woman (right) standing beside another w…

4th July 2019

Page 4 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 3 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

Programme for St. Malachy’s Dramatic Club, Coleraine. Town Hall, Coleraine, 21st January, 1935. Entry for Sam Henry as director of An Irish Ceilidh. T… – scan022b

4th July 2019

Printed music manuscript of an Irish Folk Song arranged by John Vine. Melody and Words collected by Sam Henry. Song titled, ‘Buy Broom Besoms’. Curwen… – scan030c

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Typed list of slides for St. Patrick’s Women’s Bible Class. Slides are categorised under ‘Bible Women; Carol & 3 slides; Soldier Boy; Cha…

4th July 2019

Page 2 of 2. Photocopy of a letter to Mr Huntington from William Hugh Jansen. Writing to inform him of his conditional acceptance of Sam Henry’s Songs…

4th July 2019

Page 16 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

Typed tonic sol-fa notation of Mrs MacFaul’s tune for the Sheela Dramma [Drama] song. Typed story of a horse made lame by fairies and charmed by an ol…

4th July 2019

Double sided page from a diary belonging to Sam Henry. One side January, 1913 Thursday 23. The other side January, 1913 Friday 24. Both sides contain … – scan172b

4th July 2019

Page 1 of 2. Typed notes titled ‘Ardclinis continued’. Mentions the McKarys of Drumnacur; Layde Franciscan ruins, Glenville, Milltown Cushendun; McNei…