Acquisitions, January 2014

Some items of interest acquired by the Archive within the last two months

Two pieces of digitised sheet music printed c. 1820 in New York City by E. Riley, 29 Chatham Street (now Park Row).  Titles are 'Paddy Carey' and 'St. Patrick's Day'.  Donated by Dan Milner

Six 20th-century print items relating to Irish and international song.  Donated by Fergus Russell

Collection of 20th-century commercial sound recordings & instrumental music book.  Donated by Marianne Cosgrave, Mercy Congregational Archives

Collection of video tapes.  Donated by Ann Fox, Galway

Collection of photographs taken at Taisce: A Concert for the Irish Traditional Music Archive in the Abbey Theatre in November.  Donated by Tony Kearns

Collection of reel-to-reel tapes.  Donated by Larry Masterson

Collection of music books and tape cassettes, Irish & English.  Donated by Alan Corsini

ITMA would also like to acknowledge with thanks donations and other help from the following people and organisations:  John Blake, Liz Carroll, Cló Iar-Chonnacht, Danny Diamond, Christina Dolphin, John F. Farrell, Field Day Books, Patricia and Jim Flynn, Gael Linn, Daithí Kearney, Brendan McCann, Robbie MacGowran, Jimmy O'Brien Moran, Terry Moylan, Dermot Mulholland, Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Conall Ó Domhnaill, Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, Ingrid Svenson, Barry Taylor, Michael Walsh