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CA BI 78-110-1860 · Item · 1977

Item is a photograph of the unveiling of a cairn commemorating the 175th anniversary of the arrival of the Scots in Sydney in 1802. The photograph shows Donald MacEachern (Gaelic Society) and Hon. Vince MacLean (Minister of Land and Forest).

CA BI T-2260 · Item · Nov. 28, 1981
Part of Sound and Moving Image Collection

Opening remarks in Gaelic by Donald MacEachern

Annie Catherine Campbell welcomes everyone to the supper & dance (in Gaelic & English)

She introduces the M.C., for the evening "Donald MacEachern"

DR. John Hugh MacEachern gives the blessing before the meal in Gaelic & English

Donald tells a funny story in Gaelic & English

Donald introduces the Head Table

Donald introduces Helen Howatt to make a toast in Gaelic and English to the deceased members of the Society.

Respond to the toast is Scotland's Rose Mary Hutchinson (in Gaelic only).

Donald introduces Rev. Angus MacKinnon from Scotland to propose the toast to the land and the living, and speaks on St. Andrews

Response to Rev. MacKinnon's toast will be Rev. Fr. Greg MacLeod, speeaking in Gaelic and English

Closing remarks by Donald MacEachern

Dance music for the evening is suplied by Fiddler Buddy MacMaster, his sister Genevieve Whalen on piano. Singer Archie Thomas, and prompter Donnie Morrison, but not recorded on the tape.

CHER Radio Failte 's Furan
CA BI T-610 · Item · 1973
Part of Sound and Moving Image Collection

MacLean, Joe (Sydney N.S) - Violin selections

Fitzgerald, Winston (Sydney, N.S) - Violin selections

MacEachern, Donald (Sydney, N.S) - Description of wood-chopping frolics at East Bay - tells a good story in Gaelic

Hashem, Lila (Sydney, N.S) - Piano selections

MacNeil, J.C. (Sydney, N.S) - Gaelic song

Cameron, John Allan (Mabou, N.S) - Guitar selection

Ceilidh at MacAdam's Lake (MacAdam's Lake, N.S) - Bonnie Lass of Bonnacord

Cameron, Mae (Sydney, N.S) - Eilean mo Chridhe

Red Hackle Pipe Band (Scotland) - Bagpipe selections

LeBlanc, Paddy (Sydney, N.S) - Violin selections

MacEachern, Donald (Grand Mira, N.S) - Story of a ship built at East Bay by Donald Og and his brother

Gillis, Lauchie (Antigonish, N.S) - A' chuthag

Gillis, Wilfred (Scotland) - Violin selections

Ross, Calum (Scotland) - Far am bidh mi fhin

Gillis, Wilfred (Antigonish, N.S) - Violin selections

MacLean, Joe (Sydney, N.S) - Violin selections

CHER Radio
CA BI T-721 · Item · May 27, 1973
Part of Sound and Moving Image Collection

MacNeil, John, Chief of Gaelic Society - Testimonial dinner given by the Sydney (N.S.) Chapter of Commun Gaidhlig Cheap Breatuinn in honor of Sister Margaret Beaton, May 27, 1973: Address

MacEachern, Donald, First Chieftan, Gaelic Society -Introduces Jim Charlie MacNeil

MacNeil, Jim Charlie - Address

Xavier College Children's Chorus - Posadh piuthair Iain Bhain

Xavier College Children's Chorus - Brochan Lom

Xavier College Children's Chorus - O nach till thu ruinn a ris...

MacEachern, Donald - Reading of congratulatory messages and telegrams

MacEachern, Donald - Introduces John Alex MacPherson, main speaker at the dinner

MacPherson, John Alex - Address

Beaton, Sister Margaret - Address

Beaton, Sister Margaret - Address

MacNeil, John Dan - Presentation of gift to Sister Beaton

Tubrett, Mayor Earle - Brief remarks

MacDonald, Mrs. Kay - A' Mhairi Dhubh

MacDonald, Mrs. Kay - Faill ill o agus ho ro eile...

MacDonald, Mrs. Kay - Ho ro 's toigh leam fhein thu...

Campbell, John