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            235 Archival description results for Literature

            A'Chuirt
            CA BI GPLAY7 · Item · 1966

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

            CA BI G3 · Item · ca. 1920

            Item is a catechism, collection of hymns, prayers and council concerning the seven deadly sins. This was first produced by Fr. Alexander MacDonald (Maighstir Alasdair Mór). Rev. MacDonald was born in Lochaber, Scotland in 1801. He was ordained in Scotland in 1824 and after serving as parish priest in Moidart, immigrated to Cape Breton where, in 1842, he became parish priest in Mabou and Vicar General to the bishop of Arichat. D. 1865 in Mabou. Item was licenced to print by Bishop James Morrison, b. of Antigonish from 1913-1950.

            G2 · Item · 19-?

            Item is a catechism, collection of hymns, prayers and council concerning the seven deadly sins. This was first produced by Fr. Alexander MacDonald (Maighstir Alasdair Mór). Rev. MacDonald was born in Lochaber, Scotland in 1801. He was ordained in Scotland in 1824 and after serving as parish priest in Moidart, immigrated to Cape Breton where, in 1842, he became parish priest in Mabou and Vicar General to the bishop of Arichat. D. 1865 in Mabou. Item was licenced to print by Bishop James Morrison, b. of Antigonish from 1913-1950.

            Alasdair agus Mairi
            CA BI G48 · Item · 1969

            Item is an early reader for school children.

            CA BI G56 · Item · 1948

            Item is a collection of stories and articles, in Gaelic and English, concerning Highland culture in Scotland. Some contributors include: Sorley MacLean, Calum MacLean, George Campbell Hay, Ruairidh Thompson and artist George Bain. The writings include some interesting commentary on advocacy in Gaelic education, adoption of new terminology in Gaelic and language revival.

            Am Bruadaraiche
            CA BI G136 · Item · 1980

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

            Am Fear a Chaill a Ghaidhlig
            CA BI GPLAY54 · Item · 1939

            Item is a modified version of MacCormick's Am Fear a Chaill a Ghaidhlig and Banntrach Tharmaid modified for use by the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada.

            CA BI GPLAY17 · Item · 1925

            Item is a publication which contains two plays. The first is about a man that pretends to have forgotten his Gaelic. The man acquires Glasgow colloquial speech. The second story is a conversation between Norman's widow and Calum, who has just returned from serving with the British Army in Ireland.
            There are also two typed plays by Joseph J. MacInnis which are somewhat based on and seem to consolidate MacNab's plays. MacInnis includes a booklet from the performance of the play at the Lyceum.

            Am Fear-Smalaidh
            CA BI G47 · Item · 1971

            Item is an early reader for school children.

            "Am Ministear Sanntach"
            CA BI MG 6.48 · Fonds · n.d.

            Fonds consists of a Gaelic story: "The Greedy Minister"

            Am Mosgladh Mor
            CA BI GPLAY23 · Item · 1925

            Item is a play concerning the adventures of dwarfs on a fictional island. It includes several original songs found at the back of the text with sol-fa notation.

            Am Poidsear
            CA BI GPLAY26 · Item · 1951

            Item is a translation of a humerus play about life in rural Wales.

            An Ceol-Sithe
            CA BI GPLAY6 · Item · 1925

            Item is a musical for children that one first prize at the National Mod in Greenock, Scotland. The musical includes a number of lullabies written in sol-fa notation.

            An Ciobair
            CA BI G53 · Item · 1970

            A early reader for school children.

            An Còcaire
            CA BI G70 · Item · 1969

            Item is an early reader for school children. Part of a series.

            An Coileach
            CA BI GPLAY10 · Item · 1966

            Item is a play based on the story of the betrayal of Christ.

            An Gaol a Bheir Buaidh
            CA BI GPLAY19 · Item · 1912

            item is a play about a man who who falls on hard times but is comforted and helped out by his community.

            An Nead
            CA BI G98 · Item · 1977

            Item is a reader for school children.

            An Reitheachail Rathail
            CA BI GPLAY40 · Item · 1929

            Item is a humorous play about a couple who accuse each other of infidelity and consequently break off an engagement.

            An Solus Iuil ; Leabhar 1
            CA BI GN15 · Item · 1925-1926

            Item was a monthly periodical published by the recently created United Church. It's writings are religious in nature with the occtional wedding announcement.

            CA BI GN16 · Item · 1925

            Item was a monthly periodical published by the recently created United Church. It's writings are religious in nature with the occtional wedding announcement.

            An t-Agh Odhar
            GPLAY14 · Item · 1931

            Item is a humerus play.

            An t-Agh Odhar
            CA BI GPLAY29 · Item · 19-

            Item is a humerus play which appears in the periodical, An Sgeulaiche. The number within that series is not in print

            An Taigh-Osda
            CA BI GPLAY32 · Item · 1950

            item is a play that is set just after the battle of Culloden, during the Pacification of the Highlands.

            An t-Airgiod-Cinn
            CA BI GPLAY31 · Item · 1950

            Item is the translation of a play by Irish nationalist and folklorist, Lady Isabella Augusta Gregory.

            An t-Eithireach
            CA BI G163 · Item · 1952

            Item is a collection of original poems and songs including musical notation.

            MacLeod, Major C.I.N.
            An t-Iasgair
            CA BI G28 · Item · 1969

            Item is a reader for school children.

            An Triuir Choigreach
            CA BI G29 · Item · 1944

            A translation of a story by Thomas Hardy.

            An t-Suirghe Fhadalach
            CA BI GPLAY35 · Item · 1942?

            Item is a translation of a play by Scottish playwright Gordon Wright.

            Angus R. MacDonald fonds
            CA BI 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. Typescript and printed, 32 pages.
            2. Excerpts from Songs of the Gael [n.d.]. Printed, 6 pages.
            3. Obituary of Angus R. MacDonald, 1973. Clippings including a poem by John Og Walker of Lake Ainslie.
            4. “Biography of Christena Evelyn MacDonald” 1931. Original, 9 pages.
            5. Scrapbook of clippings pertaining to Florence E. MacDonald’s track and field career, and including clippings on Johnny Miles, 1929.
            6. Failte Cheap Breatuinn: A collection of Gaelic poetry by Vincent A. MacLellan (1891). The MacNeil Edition edited by James Hugh MacNeil, 1933. Typescript 233 pages. Supplement, 1933, containing biography of V. A. McLellan. Typescript, 22 pages. Presented by Angus R. MacDonald.
            MacDonald, Angus R.
            Angus Y. MacLellan fonds
            CA BI 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 their childhood spent on Margaree Island. Typescript, 12 pages Presented by Margaret Long, Brockton, Mass., June 1983.

            3. “My years on Margaree Island” by Lauranna MacLellan MacDonald, who presented the paper in December, 1983. Photocopy, 4 pages.

            4. Biography of Angus Y. MacLellan (1887-1960) Photocopy, 11 pages.

            Songs composed by Angus Y. MacLellan and other bards that appear in "Smeòrach nan Cnoc 's nsn Gleann" and "Gaelic Songs in Nova Scotia". Photocopy, 10 pages
            Story “Raonull Ban Mac Eoghain Oig” by Aonghas MacGillfhaolain. Print, 26 pages.

            1. “The Part Played by the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada in the Establishment of the St. F. X. Extension Department” 1953. Typescript, 21 pages.

            Clippings: Obituary of Rev. Michael Gillis, 1970; Obituary of Ernest Hart, the Chairmaker from Northeast Margaree, n.d. Presented by Sister Carmelina MacLellan, Port Hawkesbury, 1984.

            MacLellan, Angus Y.
            Archie Morrison fonds
            CA BI 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 Gaidheal, Vol.2. Photocopy, 12 pages.
            2. Story: "A’Bhean Iadach" from Am Measg Nam Bodach, 1938.
              "Iain Ciar agus an Robair" from Aig Tigh na Beinne by Katherine Whyte Grant.
              "Eoghan Ruadh aig a ‘Mhod" from The Celtic Garland by Henry Whyte. Photocopies, 20 pages.
            3. Poetry and songs, many by Cape Breton bards. many have been copied from songs appearing in The History of Christmas Island Parish. Also a song composed by Murdoch Morrison of Ferguson's Lake and Gaelic translations of English hymns. Photocopies and originals, 38 pages.
            4. An typed excerpt from the Gaelic translation of the Episcopalian Book of Common Prayer. Photocopy, 1 page.
            5. Description of Islands of Coll, Uist and Mull copied from the book Am Measg nam Bodach, 1938.
            6. Inscriptions on the tombstones of John MacLean, Gaelic bard; Rev. Alexander MacLean Sinclair and Mrs. John Sinclair. Photocopy, 1 page. Presented by Mr. Morrison.