Macleod, Kenneth, 1871-1955 (Church of Scotland minister and folklorist)
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
Fonds — Box: CLX-A-1592
Content Description This collection includes a printed book with two enclosures, printed ephemera, and two medals related to harpist Helen Patuffa Hood and her mother Marjory Kennedy-Fraser, Scottish musician and folk-song collector. The printed book is a signed copy of The Road to the Isles (Edinburgh: Robert Grant & Son, 1927) by Kenneth Macleod given by the author himself to Patuffa as...
Dates: 1889; 1925-1928; 1946
Scope and Contents Kenneth Macleod, manuscripts and letters. ‘K. [Kenneth] Macleod. Tales & Songs’, [binder] containing various manuscripts, mainly by Kenneth Macleod, some notes by Marjory Kennedy-Fraser. Proofs and manuscripts of Sea Tangle, mainly by Kenneth Macleod, some by Marjory Kennedy-Fraser. Envelope, marked ‘Manuscripts mostly K. M. Kenneth Macleod’, containing...
Dates: 23 December 1912-6 February 1928
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous items, Part 1, 2, & 3. ‘General’, bundle of miscellaneous notes, wrapped in ‘Songs of the Hebrides (Ancient Scots Minstrelsie). From the Western Isles of Scotland’, Music Hall, Edinburgh, 21 January 1913, recital programme, containing various lecture notes, notes, excerpts, etc., in no particular order, manuscripts. & typescripts, texts often on reverses of discarded...
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous proofs of Songs of the Hebrides, vols. 1, 2, and 3, Part 1 & 2. Miscellaneous proofs of Songs of the Hebrides, vols. 1, 2, and 3, also of various other Marjory Kennedy-Fraser publications, including arrangements for piano, for organ, and for cello. Several Marjory Kennedy-Fraser manuscripts related to the songs. Some notes by Kenneth...
Dates: c 1909- c 1921
Scope and Contents Music Fragments & Various. Several loose sheets of different sizes and types: parts of songs (music and/or verses), various working material, notes possibly of comments used between songs at recitals. Letter from Kenneth Macleod, Colonsay, Xmas Eve [24 December] 1918. Letter from J. Wilson, London, 7 July 1915, marked D.8835/44 (...
Dates: c 1900-1925
Scope and Contents Music note book. Hardbound, red, paginated, 31 x 25 x 4 cm, 380 pages, manuscript, with handwritten tunes and words, mainly by Marjory-Kennedy Fraser, some by Kenneth Macleod.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century
Scope and Contents ‘Some manuscripts, proofs, offprints’, Part 1 & 2. manuscripts, proofs, and offprints. Part 1. Publicity leaflet, with press comments and pictures of Marjory Kennedy-Fraser and Margaret Kennedy, [after 1920]. Part 2. ‘Carol from the Hebrides for Boys’ Voices’, melody from Songs of the Hebrides (Marjory Kennedy-Fraser), arrangement...
Dates: c 1920s
‘Songs of the Hebrides, manuscript, including “Original copies of Notes & Tunes Hebridean”’, 1927-1930
Scope and Contents ‘Songs of the Hebrides, manuscript, including “Original copies of Notes & Tunes Hebridean”’. ‘Songs of the Hebrides, ms. [manuscript], incl. [including] “Original copies of Notes & Tunes Hebridean”’. ‘Original copies of Notes & Tunes Hebridean’: several sheets with fragments of songs, noted by Marjory Kennedy-Fraser in Barra, August 1927, from Bean Shomhairle bhìg, Mrs M‘Kinnon,...
Scope and Contents The Carmichael-Watson Collection consists of papers belonging to the Reverend Alexander Cameron of Arran, Alexander Carmichael, civil servant and folklorist, Alexander MacBain of Inverness, and Professor William John Watson and his son James Carmichael Watson, along with books and papers belonging to the Reverend Charles Robertson of Jura, the Reverend Angus MacDonald, the Reverend Archibald MacDonald and the Reverend Father Allan McDonald of Eriskay. These include: invocations...
Dates: 18th century - mid 20th century
Scope and Contents Notebook marked 'Traditional Tales and Songs No. 3'. Contents include 'A Story of Fionn' (Gaelic) ; 'A Story of Alasdair Mac A Ridire' (Gaelic); and 'A Story of a king who had Three Knights, viz. Ridire Chuinn, Ridire Chlaidu and Ridire Dearg'. The writer is possibly Kenneth MacLeod
Dates: c late 19th century