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Various poems, hymns, music and related notes., 1880-1907

Identifier: Coll-97/CW379

Scope and Contents

Series of papers relating to various poems, hymns and verse. Includes a letter from Kenneth McLeod to Alexander Carmichael, dated 8 March 1907, referring to the hymn 'Achan Mhoire Mhathar' and items relating to the poem 'Mochra Domhnach' including words, music and related notes. Words to Mochthrath Domhnach, by an unknown hand are marked, 'Transcribed A.C.'

Also includes a number of poems, a Waulking Song, headed, 'Remembered Fragment by Mary Ross, December 9 1907'. Also a poem headed 'Clo Mhic Ghille Mhichael' (in Kenneth MacLeod's hand) and pieces of music headed, 'C'ait an caidil an Ribhinn', 'An Fhideag Airgid' (recorded by Amy Murray), 'A Mhairi Mhin Mheall-shuileach Dhubh', and 'Tha mo run air a' Ghille'. The latter two pieces are by Evelyn Benedict and are dated 2 September 1905.


  • Creation: 1880-1907

Language of Materials

English, Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


74 pages ; 385 mm x 240 mm, 225 x 290

Physical Location


Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1181/1

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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