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Songs, Scottish Gaelic

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

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of Gaelic songs. By Benjamin Urquhart, 19th century

Identifier: Coll-98/4/6/5
Scope and Contents

A collection of songs by Benjamin Urquhart, who is described in previous historical records as 'a man of great research', although there is no other information about him available.

Dates: 19th century

Gaelic hymns, 18th or 19th century

Identifier: Coll-98/4/3/13
Scope and Contents

These appears to be hymns in Gaelic. They were noted in previous historical records by the first line on the first page Lomnochd mar thainig sinn asteach, which translates as 'We are naked when we come in [to this world]'. Some pages are headed with what appears to be sections of the Bible, e.g. III.Joh.1.21.

Dates: 18th or 19th century

Musical manuscripts, artwork, and photographs relating to Helen Patuffa Hood

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1102
Identifier: Coll-1393
Scope and Contents

This fonds contains paper documents such as correspondence to Helen Patuffa Hood, concerts programmes and other printed materials; artworks by Helen Patuffa Hood; and material related to the book Songs of the Hebrides. In the out-sized box are some photographs of Helen Patuffa Hood and Marjory Kennedy-Fraser.

Dates: 1909-1938

Notebook containing notes on Gaelic love songs, 1902

Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/1
Scope and Contents

Marked 'Mackinnon A10' and noted thus in previous historical records. This appears to be notes in preparation for, or a draft of, a paper on love songs in the Gaelic song tradition.

Dates: 1902

Papers of Marjory Kennedy-Fraser

Identifier: Coll-1036
Scope and Contents The content of the Papers at shelfmark Gen. 273-286 include a manuscript volume of Gaelic songs, manuscripts and proofs of The songs of the Hebrides, papers relating to The Seal Woman, proofs of Life of Song, and newspaper cuttings. Correspondence at shelfmark Gen. 519-520 includes letters from various members of the Kennedy family in Italy to the family at home, 1879-1880, letters to...
Dates: 1879-1930

'The noble clan song book'. By Benjamin Urquhart, 19th century

Identifier: Coll-98/4/6/4
Scope and Contents

This apepars to be a collection of songs in honour of clans. Collected and documented by Benjamin Urquhart, who was described in previous historical records as 'a man of great research', although further information, such as years of existence and place of birth, have not yet been found.

Dates: 19th century