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General material designation
- Textual record
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Dates of creation area
1893 - c1950 (Creation)
Physical description area
10 cm of textual records
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Scope and content
Collection consists of Gaelic songs and music, clippings and a scrapbook. Each file collection is prefaced by an index of the songs.
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- Scottish Gaelic
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File list is available: MG 6.22 [http://beaton.cbu.ca/atom/MGs/6/MG6.22.pdf]
Generated finding aid
The clippings have all been assigned numbers which corresponds to a list of titles included in the MG.
Most of the clippings were from The Casket, The Sydney Post Record or MacTalla.
Composer and collector James Ross Ferguson was the head of the Gaelic Society of Boston.
Cumha Eilean a'Cheo", "An Ataireachd Ard", "Anna Lauri", "Mo Nighean Donn a Cornaig", "Ola an Truisg" "Taobh Abhainn Aora" and the Quote from a poem by Malcolm MacAskill of Harris were all in the collection of Joseph J. MacInnis.
"Cumha". Lament for Donald MacKinnon of MacKinnon's Harbour was donated by Joe Lawrence MacDonald of Boisdale.