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Conversation with Jim Charles MacNeil

Item is an audio recording of Gaelic stories, songs and speeches by Jim Charles Macneil of Red Islands, Cape Breton, N.S.Featuring:Summary of what Sister Beaton told him of her visit to ScotlandTalk he gave on the radio program "Ceilidh"...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

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.

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.

Folksongs from Scotland

Item is an audio recording of Gaelic songs performed by singers and musicians throughout the country.MacLean, Rena Braighe Loch Ial (The Braes of Locheil)McLeod, Kitty Larach do ThacaideanMcLeod, John and McInnis, John Dili o Idilum and Thoir a...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Gaelic Songs

Item is an audio recording of Gaelic songs performed by various informants the in the Boisdale / Christmas Island area.MacLean, Mrs. Rod - Gaol an t-SeoladairMacLean, Mrs. Rod - Chi mi bhuam, fada bhuamNicholson, Rod - an Loch MhorCampbell, Michae...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Gaelic Songs and Stories - Jim Charles MacNeil

Item is an audio recording of Jim Charles Macneil singing, and discussing stories/history of Big Pond (N.S).Brief talk of Father Michael GillisSinging; this Cumhna was written by John MacKinnon, Big Pond.True, funny storiesMacPherson story...Fathe...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Gaelic Words from Cape Breton County

Item consists of an audio recording of Hugh F. Mackenzie discussing Gaelic words that are not known in Scotland, or are known with a different meaning. Words old, and perhaps not so old, used in Cape Breton County.This tape was sent to Dr. Kenneth...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Interview with Freda Jones

Interview with Mrs. Freida JonesSister Margaret Beaton introduces Mrs. Frieda JonesQuestions Mr. JonesHistory of her father, the Rev. Mr. MacMillan of Sydney Mines (N.S.) in early daysMrs. Jones went to school in Sydney Mines (N.S.). The Principal...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Interview with Joe Coady

Item is an audio recording of a conversation with Joe Coady. Features:MacIntyre - BagpipingCoady, Joe - Brief talk on Mogue DoyleCoady, Joe - Drowning of three IrishCoady, Joe - Ghost StoriesCoady, Joe - Description of strange eventsCoady, Joe - D...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Jim Charles MacNeil and Joe Gillis

Jim Charles MacNeil:Summary of what Sister Margaret Beaton told him of her visit to Barra, ScotlandTalk which he gave over the radio on the program "ceilidh"In Cape Breton the Ceilidh has not yet died and I trust that it will not die.Giv...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.

Mrs. J.P Maclean - Gaelic Songs

Item consists of an audio recording of Mrs. J.P Maclean of Rear Christmas Island, (N.S) singing a number of Gaelic songs. Recorded by Sister Margaret Beaton and Hilda Day.Mrs. J.P. MacLean, Christmas Island (Rear):Song composed by Catriona MacNei...

Day, Hilda

Oidhche Leis Na Baird Scottish Concert

"Brochan Lom"; "Ho Ro Mo Nighean Donn Bhoidheach"; "Siream Sios, Siream Suas"Violin and Piano selectionPiano selectionMiss Claire MacDonald, New Waterford, step dancing. (Miss MacDonald is accompanied by Father Camero...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.


Story of giants. A King who promised his daughter to any man who could perform such and such a feat. Finally, the son of a poor, poor man killed the dobhar-chu and wed the Princess. The magic ring was found by this boy in the mouth of the dobhar-c...

Beaton, Margaret, Sr.