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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Poem beginning 'Mhealladh Admamh le 'mhnaoi', 1885

Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/32
Scope and Contents

Poem beginning 'Mhealladh Adhamh le 'mhnaoi' citing biblical characters who deceived their wives.

Dates: 1885

Story about Cailean Rua Ghlinn-uine, August 1883

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/131
Scope and Contents

Story about Cailean Rua Ghlinn-uire [Cailean Ghlinn Iubhair or Colin Campbell of Glenure], who asked a woman who was mourning her sister where her sister's sons were, to which the reply came, 'Rascal. If they came none would so soon betray them as you.'

Dates: August 1883

Story entitled 'Caran mac Fitheall', 27 October 1873

Identifier: Coll-97/CW115/7
Scope and Contents

Story entitled 'Caran mac Fitheall' collected from Ann Gunn, probably Ann MacDonald, daughter of Angus Gunn, crofter, Dail bho Thuath/North Dell, Nis/Ness, Eilean Le├▓dhais/Isle of Lewis. The story is about a man with three sons who builds temples and castles but who does not trust his wife while he is away working and wishes to test his sons. The story is incomplete possibly because, as Carmichael notes, Ann is 'a woman who talks like a machine'.

Dates: 27 October 1873