Acquisitions, May 2014

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

Letter from Honoria Galwey to "L" [Leslie Creery Stevenson] Bishop, 22 September 1908, about Alfred perceval Graves, & postcard from Alfred Perceval Graves to Miss Honoria Galwey, September 1908, about words of a song.

Audio cassette recording of Sean Ó Tuama's 'Claisceadal an Raidió' radio programme recorded originally on reel-to-reel by Peadar Ó Nuadháin in 1955−56. Accompanied by biographical information; photographs of Peadar; 1 manuscript item and 20th-century LPs, EPs, books and newspaper cuttings relating to Irish traditional music. Donated by his daughter Nóirín Ní Nuadháin.

Collection of 60 commercial audio cassettes. Donated by Stephen Griffin, Boston, per the National Library of Ireland.

Various ephemera realting to international singing festivals, donated by Dan Milner.

Four CDs of his own playing and compositions, donated by player of ulleann pipes and other instruments Pat McNulty, Glasgow

 

ITMA would also like to acknowledge with thanks donations of materials (CDs, printed items, visual items, etc.) and other help from the following people and organisations: Conor Caldwell, Cló Iar-Chonnacht, Brian Connolly, Craobh Rua, Daoirí Farrell, Treasa Harkin, Carolyne Lindsay, Dónal Maguire, Larry Mallette, April F. Masten, Mrs Alice Morrison, John Moulden, Terry Moylan, Pat O'Connor, Katrin Pietzonka, Enda Reilly, Elaina Solon, Grace Toland, Brian Vallely, and Mat Walklate.