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Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Note which reads 'Record Duc [-] of France in Braes of Loch[eil]', c1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/106
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Note which reads 'Record Duc [-] of France in Braes of Loch[eil]'.

Dates: c1892

Song beginning 'Mhic a Phi Cholasay', 18 September 1884

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/230
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Song beginning 'Mhic a Phi Cholasay' [Colbhasa/Colonsay] probably collected from Ann Livingstone (née MacPherson) aged about 80 years, Bunawe [Bun Abha/Bonawe, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire]. Text has been scored through as if copied elsewhere.

Dates: 18 September 1884

Song entitled 'Mararan do Thirmaid, 7 April 1869

Identifier: Coll-97/CW107/48
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Song entitled 'Mararan do Thirmaid mac mhic ic Aileain' [Marbhrann do Thormaid]', beginning 'Fhuaras neac an dè', collected from Donald MacDonald, age 6, Sniseabhal/Snishival, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist. Tormod, for whom the lament was written, was a young nobleman who died of yellow fever while in France. Text has been scored through as if to indicate it has been transcribed elsewhere.

Dates: 7 April 1869

Story about Sir Seumas Domhnallach [Sir James MacDonald], 26 March 1869

Identifier: Coll-97/CW107/38
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Story about Sir Seumas Domhnallach [Sir Seumas Dòmhnallach or Sir James MacDonald] illustrating what a gentleman he was, as on his return from a trip to see the Pope his wife and children greeted him with warm milk and cream but he did not take any until he was asked to. It notes that he died in Rome over 100 years before [c.1769].

Dates: 26 March 1869

Story under the heading 'Ur-Sgeulan' entitled 'An t-Iarla Og', c1862

Identifier: Coll-97/CW112/10
Scope and Contents Story under the heading 'Ur-Sgeulan' entitled 'An t-Iarla Og' [The Young Earl] collected from Caristiane Nic Cuiean [Christina MacQuien or MacQueen] Fearann-an -letha [Fearann an Leagha/Fernilea, An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye]. The story tells how a young earl hears a voice calling him in the middle of the night telling him that his wife is giving birth and that he should get up. This happens three times and on the third occasion he some up. As it is dark it is some time until he sees...
Dates: c1862