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Gerald Campbell and Jack Mooney performing at the 1977 Folk Festival in St John's, Newfoundland / Aidan O'Hara

Gerald Campbell and Jack Mooney performing at the 1977 Folk Festival in St John's, Newfoundland / Aidan O'Hara

Jack Mooney (right) and Gerald Campbell (left) on stage at the 1977 Newfoundland Folk Festival in Bannerman Park, St. John’s.

Emile Benoit, Bride and Patsy Judge, and Hugh Rowlings at the Judge's in St John's, Newfoundland / [unidentified photographer]

Emile Benoit, Bride and Patsy Judge, and Hugh Rowlings at the Judge's in St John's, Newfoundland / [unidentified photographer]

Bride (sitting) and Patsy Judge (right) with Song collector Hugh ‘Hoodie’ Rowlings (standing) and legendary Port au Port Peninsula fiddler Émile Benoît (left). The group were photographed in folklorist Kenneth Goldstein's house in St John's during the 1977 or '78 Folk Festival in Bannerman Park.

Portrait of Henry Campbell of Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara 

Portrait of Henry Campbell of Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara 

Henry Campbell, ca. 1975.

Dermod McCarthy and Caroline Brennan, Ship Cove / Aidan O'Hara

Dermod McCarthy and Caroline Brennan, Ship Cove / Aidan O'Hara

Caroline Brennan outside of her house in Ship Cove, talking with Dermod McCarthy, director of the Radharc documentary, The Forgotten Irish.

Transcript of 'Just before the battle, mother' as sung by Henry Campbell & Gerald Campbell / Aidan O'Haras

Just before the battle, mother, song (Just before the battle, mother, I am thinking most of you …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'The broken-hearted milkman' as sung by Tom Murphy / Aidan O'Hara

The broken-hearted milkman, song (I’m a hard-working milkman in grief I’m arrayed …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'The bonny bunch of roses' as sung by Tom Murphy & Minnie Murphy / Aidan O'Hara

The bonny bunch of roses, song (By the margin of the ocean, one morning in the month of June …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of '[Down by the riverside]' as sung by Minnie Murphy / Aidan O'Hara

Down by the riverside, song (When I was young and in my prime my age scarce twenty-one ...) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'India's burning shore' as sung by Tom Murphy & Minnie Murphy / Aidan O'Hara

India's burning shore, song (As I strayed beneath those lofty pines on India’s burning shore …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of a conversation about the places in Ireland from which Caroline Brennan's family emigrated / Caroline Brennan ; Aidan O'Hara

A typed transcript of a conversation between Aidan O'Hara and Caroline Brennan. Caroline Brennan describes the places from which her family emigrated, including Carrick-on-Suir, Waterford, Fiddown, and Mooncoin.

Transcript of a conversation about Irish phrases used on Newfoundland's Cape Shore / Caroline Brennan ; Aidan O'Hara

A typed transcript of a conversation between Aidan O'Hara and Caroline Brennan. Caroline Brennan describes a rhyme in Irish said over a baby's crib, phrases used as greetings, and old superstitions about the banshee.

Transcript of a conversation about a dancing competition between two dance masters / Mick Nash ; Aidan O'Hara

A typed transcript of a conversation between Aidan O'Hara and Mick Nash. Mick Nash describes a competition between a dance master from Ireland and a dance master from Angel's Cove.