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  • GPLAY7
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a play concerning the judgement of the actions of infamous factor Patrick Sellar during the Highland Clearances.

Am Bruadaraiche

  • G136
  • Item
  • 1980

Item is a short story about a man who travels the world in his dreams.

Angus ' The Ridge' MacDonald

Item is an audio recording of bard Angus 'The Ridge' MacDonald, son of famed Allan 'The Ridge' MacDonald, performing a number of Gaelic songs and stories."Naille chunna mi' n uair bhios drama 's a' chuach ri...

Leach, MacEdward

Angus 'The Ridge' MacDonald

"I ho, hi ho, wach horo eile...""O cha teid, cha teid mise..."" 'S truagh nach robh mi, a hill oro, Riochd na h-eala, a hi m bo...""Ochoin a righ, gur a mi tha muladach"Sgeulachd: A young man going to s...

Leach, MacEdward

Angus MacLellan, Grand Mira, N.S.

MacNeil, Stephen R. Iona "Reisemaid Ghàidhealeach Eilean C.B." (185th Battalion)Morrison, Dan Neil Loch Lomond "Chi mi na mòrbheanna..."MacLellan, Angus Grand Mira (N.S.) "Cumha MhicChriomain"MacLellan, Angus Grand Mi...

Shaw, John

Angus R. MacDonald fonds

  • MG 6.33
  • Fonds
  • 1928-1973

Fonds consists of papers including poetry, book excerpts, and a scrapbook. Papers include:1. A collection of his poetry compiled by his daughter, Christena E. MacDonald, 1968. Also included is a poem by French Road bard, Duncan MacDonald. Typescr...

MacDonald, Angus R.

Angus R. MacDonald, Gaelic Bard

Item is an audio recording of Gaelic bard Angus R. Macdonald, of French Road N.S. Recording includes a number of humorous stories and songs composed by MacDonald as well as a performance of his popular song 'The Mountain' (Smeorach Chlan...

Day, Hilda

Angus Y. MacLellan fonds

  • MG 6.63
  • Fonds
  • 1912-1946

Fonds consists of poems, biography of Angus Y. MacLellan, and recollections of life on Margaree Island.1. Poem: “Clach An Càrn an Dòmhnallaich” was presented by Sister St. Francis of Rome, C.N.D.2. Duncan H. and Mary Margaret MacLellan recall thei...

MacLellan, Angus Y.

Archibald A. MacKenzie fonds

  • MG 6.6
  • Fonds
  • 1983

Fonds consists of a selection of songs in Gaelic composed by Archie Alex MacKenzie.

MacKenzie, Archie Alex

Archie Morrison fonds

  • MG 6.34
  • Fonds
  • 1900-1979

This fonds consists of a collection of Gaelic songs, stories, poetry, history and tombstone inscriptions.Papers are in Gaelic:1. Story: “Seann Chuimhneachan air a’ Choire Ghlas” copied from the work by John MacCormick, first appearing in An Gaidhe...

Barry Fraser fonds

  • MG 6.55
  • Fonds
  • 1979

Fonds consists of Gaelic songs collected and arranged by Mr. Fraser.Chi Mi Bhuam composed by Alexander "Ridge" MacDonaldAm Bhraighidh composed by Malcolm H. GillisMr. Fraser also provides the names of the individuals from whom he recorde...

Fraser, Barry

Cille Choirill Brae Lochaber

  • G173
  • Item
  • 1986

Item is a history of Cille Choirill church, record of burials and information regarding its reconstruction. There are also some information on and poems by well-known poets from the area.

Clippings from the Stornoway Gazette

Articles include:“Uisdein MacGhilleasbaig Chléirich” about the treacherous nephew of Donald Gorm MacDonald in the 16th century.“An Righ agus an Ciobair” a folktale.The Irish Famine.A mystery shipTrain service in ScotlandFolklore of KintyreCalendar...

Collection of Gaelic Songs Sung in Christmas Island Parish

  • G157
  • Item
  • ca. 1965

Item is a collection of songs, and information regarding the songs, that were commonly sung in Christmas Island and surrounding communities. Most of the songs were composed in the area, but a few are Old Country songs.

Comh-Chruinneachidh Orannaigh Gaidhealach

  • RPB1633G2
  • Item
  • 1776

Item is a collection of Gaelic songs and the names of the bards that composed them collected by Ronald (Dubh) MacDonald of Eigg. It is also known as "The Eigg Collection".

Conversation with Jim Charles MacNeil

Railroad in Cape BretonReads a letter from Michael Ferguson to his mother after he heard of the death of Effie MacDonaldReads Rev. S.P. MacDonald farewell address to Bishop Grant of Oban, ScotlandThe Devil's not idle eitherThe pie socialFathe...

Conversation with Jim Charlie MacNeil

Formation of the National Council of Scottish Cath. Soc in Sydney (N.S.)Accomplishments of the SocietyA Gaelic school in the old LyceumA chapel donated in memory of Rev. D.M. MacAdamScholarships for Scottish boys to enter priesthoodThe society pub...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Currie, Michael D. fonds

  • MG 6.3
  • Fonds
  • 1928

Fonds consists of reproductions of a letter and reply to The Casket regarding an article, "Early Days in Cape Breton" with special reference to the Gaels, criticizing the way in which they were portrayed in the article.

Currie, Michael D.

Dain agus Orain

  • GSB24
  • Item
  • 1902

Item is a collection of poems by the bard Alexander MacKinnon that had originally been copied from the bard's own manuscript by John MacLean (Iain Mac Ailein), otherwise known as The Bard MacLean.

Dan Alex MacDonald and Neil MacDonald

Dan A. MacDonald (Framboise):"'Se Ceap Breatunn Tir Mo Ghraidh."(Patriotic Song) Composed by Dan A. MacDonald.'Laithean Sona M'Oige.' (Song of his youth) Composed by Dan A. MacDonald."Tell us something about your...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Donald "Dan Alex" MacDonald fonds

  • MG 6.35
  • Fonds
  • 1969

Fonds consists of 27 songs in Gaelic, two hymns in English and a newspaper account of the MacDonalds' 50th wedding anniversary in 1969. Mr. MacDonald, a farmer from Framboise, composed many Gaelic songs, the most famous of which was "Fai...

MacDonald, Dan Alex

Donald Dougal MacFarlane fonds

  • MG 6.39
  • Fonds
  • 1927

Fonds consists of papers including poems and a genealogy of the MacFarlanes, compiled by D.D. MacFarlane.A. Gaelic version of “Scots Wha Hae” and “Ath Shealladh” the latter of which was composed by Mr. MacFarlane on New Year's Day, 1927. Pre...

MacFarlane, Donald Dougal

Gaelic Song Clippings

Songs include:“Fionn ri Fearghus” part of a Fenian ballad“Oran an t-Saighdeir” also known as “Oran an t-Seathaich”. Submitted to the Sydney Post Record by someone from Grand Mira, believing it not to have been previously published.Dated July 16, ...

MacInnis, Joseph J.

Gaelic Song Clippings

Songs include:"An Bho Riabhach" by Angus Campbell, Grand Mira"Ola-Truisg Leigh" by Cabar Feidh"Oran Marbhadh na Muice" by Angus R. MacDonald of New Waterford"Duan do Cheap Breatunn" by Alasdair the Ridge&quo...

Black, Stephen R.

Gaelic Song Clippings

Songs include:"Oran an Dannsa" by Angus R. MacDonald, New Waterford."Seacadh an Duthcha" by Hugh Francis MacKenzie."Cumha". Lament for Donald MacKinnon of MacKinnon's Harbour who was killed in WW2. Composed by N...

Gaelic Song Clippings

Songs include:"Laodh Naomh Anndra" by Fr. Donald MacAdam"An Loch Mor" by Angus Gillis (aongus Eòin Ghilleasbaig), Rear Beaver Cove"Oran Na Caillich" by Archie Alex MacKenzie"Oran na Stuamachd" by Mary Blue, ...

Gaelic Song Clippings

"Oran an Tairbh" by Donald "Mór" MacDonald of Mull River"Clann na Gaeli 'n Cogagdh 's 'n Sith" (3 copies), 1918."Cumha do Chaluim MacGillios" by James Ross Ferguson"Cumha Do'n Ard Ur...

Gaelic Song Papers and Clippings

Songs include:“Fath mo Mhulaid I Bhith Thall”“Linn an Aigh” by John MacQuarrie“Thug Mi Gaol Do’n Fhear Bhan”“A’Chruinneag Ileach” Submitted by M.A. NicFhionghain, Kirkwood, East Lake Ainslie.“A Bhannarach Dhonn”“Oran an t-Saighdear”“Cha Tig Mor” S...

Gaelic Songs

  • MG 6.43
  • Fonds
  • 20th century

Fonds consists of Gaelic poetry, songs, hymns and a letter. Creator is unknown.A. Notebook of handwritten Gaelic songs believed to be the songs of Ewen MacKinnon, otherwise known in Iona as "Bodach a'Bhidse".B. Gaelic translation of...

Gaelic Songs and Folklore

Materials include:Duan na Callaig (a New Year's Rhyme recited to gain admittance to a house)Another New Year's Rhyme, "Dh'Fhalbh Iain Mór Spàgach"A speech in Gaelic to be delivered upon the 100th birthday of Catherine MacL...

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis

Gaelic Songs and Prayer

Cameron, Finlay - Nighean Bhàn GhrùlainnSadie Beaton Cameron - An Té Ruadh 's am BodachMacDonald, Rev. Stanley - Tha Mo Bhreacan 's a fo'n DìleMacNeil, Frank - Òran do Reisimaidh Bhraid-AlbannMacDonald, Rev. Stanley - O 's e mo...

MacEachern, Elizabeth

Gaelic songs

  • MG 6.22
  • Collection
  • 1893 - c1950

Collection consists of Gaelic songs and music, clippings and a scrapbook. Each file collection is prefaced by an index of the songs.

Griasaiche Bhearnaraidh

  • GSB11
  • Item
  • c1950

Item is a collection of poems by Allan MacLeod, "The Berneray Shoemaker" and biographical information. Also included is a poem written by Hector MacKinnon in praise of MacLeod.

Hector Campbell and Michael MacMillan

Hector Campbell :Sgeulachdan (conclusion from T-2015)Sgeulachd: "The King's Daughter would marry whoever could build a boat that could travel on land or sea..."Michael MacMillan (Sydney, N.S)Sgeulachd: "The woman & the faie...

Leach, MacEdward

James "Jim Hughie" MacNeil fonds

  • MG 6.37
  • Fonds
  • 1936-1955

Fonds consists of:papers including correspondence with D.D. MacFarlane, Joseph D. MacKinnon and Fr. Angus MacNeil pertaining to MacNeil, MacSween and MacFarlane genealogies and to Gaelic songslist of members of the Caledonian Society, Sydneystory ...

Jim Charles MacNeil: Reminiscences

Item is an audio recording of Jim Charles Macneil recounting events, songs and stories from his life."Russian priest listened to Gaelic confession..."Story about Father MacAdam "I never refused to do what he asked before he died, so...

Maclellan, Malcolm A.

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