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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: External Id = sh 85129587,Created For = CW

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Charm beginning 'Buainidh mis an Dearg-chreasachan', 8 May 1869

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW7/53
Scope and Contents

Charm beginning 'Buainidh mis an Dearg-chreasachan' [An Dearg-Chasachan or The Red-Stalk] collected from Isebeil Siosal [Isabel Chisholm], tinker of no fixed abode at Lochmaddy [Loch nam Madadh, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist].

Dates: 8 May 1869

Charm entitled 'Chloimh Chat - Eolas Nan Caorach', 8 May 1869

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW7/54
Scope and Contents

Charm entitled 'Chloimh Chat - Eolas Nan Caorach' [The Catkin Wool] collected from Isebeil Siosal [Isabel Chisholm], tinker of no fixed abode at Lochmaddy [Loch nam Madadh, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist] beginning 'Buainidh mis a Chloimh Char, Mar a bhuain Mathair Chriosda romh glaic'. Carmichael notes that Isabel is 'of confused mind & memory'. A note reads 'See p[age] 57'.

Dates: 8 May 1869

Charm for getting fish and shellfish, c1869

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW150/73
Scope and Contents

Charm for getting fish and shellfish which reads 'Air sealbh bhairneach said the old man throw[in]g the ord bhair[neach] behind his back. This was the way to get fish and shellfish the next day.'

Dates: c1869