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Biographical sketch of Hugh MacKenzie

  • T-3
  • Item
  • 1963

File consists of an audio recording; mentions first contact between Mi'kmaq and Gaelic settlers.Brief biographical sketch of Hugh MacKenzie and his contributions to Cape-Bretoniana and Mr. MacKenzie is interviewed by Cathleen MacKinnonHugh Ma...

Cape Breton Scottish Music

Side A: Recorded at the Ashby Legion, the program consists of a variety of music, both instrumental and vocal: Billy Mac Phee plays a number of Scottish fiddle tunes, accompanied by Susan Mac namara, piano. Hugh Mac Kenzie performs unaccompanied G...

Ceilidh in Boisdale

Item is an audio recording of a ceilidh in Boisdale.Recording summary:Gaol an t-Seoladair - MacLean, Mrs. Rod - Love songChi mi bhuam, fada bhuam - MacLean, Mrs. Rod - Lament - Composed by Alasdair a' Ridge, After he moved to Antigonish from...

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.

Cèilidh at the home of Alan Steele

Item is a recording of a ceilidh at the house of Alan Steele. Includes stories, songs, local history and lore in both English and Gaelic.Steel, Allan Story of the building of the Railroad, 1887-1890Steel, Neil Ged...

Steele, Sally

Early Days in Washabuck

Item is an audio recording of Hugh F. Mackenzie, Alex Maclean, and Joseph A. Gillis discussing the early days of Washabuck N.S.Drowning of Peter MacLean in 1827. (Alex MacLean) (Story--Ghost)"Mr. MacLean, tell us about the early days of your ...

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis

Gaelic Recitation of Prayers

Hugh MacKenzie, Archie A. MacKenzie, Joseph A. Gillis, Sister Jane MacKenzie, Margaret MacKenzie recite the Rosary. Although there was no practice for this, it was very piously recited.Litany and Acts by the same people as above. It was good to he...

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis

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 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.

Hugh F. MacKenzie and Malcolm A. Macleod

Item is a recording of Gaelic songs, stories and conversation with Malcolm A. Maleod of Skir Dhu, and Hugh F. MacKenzie of Christmas Island.Includes:MacLeod, Malcolm A. Skir Dhu (N.S.) Gaelic stories, songs & conversation: Short story and conv...

Smith, Angus John

Hugh Francis MacKenzie fonds

  • MG 6.23
  • Fonds
  • 1905-1986

Fonds consists of papers that include:b. Two copies of the history of the first settlers in Iona including MacKenzie's version of the story of their first encounter with the Mi'Kmaq ; a story in English and set in Christmas Island. Man...

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis

Joseph J. MacInnis fonds

  • MG 6.20
  • Fonds
  • 1924-1939

Fonds consists of a large collection of Scottish music and Gaelic material. Papers include:1. Corresponding and subscription lists of the paper Mosgladh, 1928- 1931, including correspondence from the Scottish Catholic Society. Original, 2 cm. Firs...

MacInnis, Joseph J.

MacTalla nan Cul

  • G40
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a booklet of Songs composed by Hugh Francis MacKenzie. A forward is written in English.

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis

Newspaper Clippings

Material includes:A typed manuscript of the anecdotes of pioneer Neil "Goillician" MacNeil by Hugh Francis MacKenzie.The above, as appearing in an article in the Weekly Cape Bretoner, January 25, 1958.An article concerning the history of...

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis

Stories of Ghosts and Forerunners

Item is an audio recording of Hugh F. Mackenzie and Joseph A. Gillis discussing ghosts and forerunners in Gaelic tradition."Miracle of the seed." (Gillis, Joe)Story about Frenchvale (Gillis, Joe) (Anecdote--Humorous)Hugh MacKenzie:"...

MacKenzie, Hugh Francis