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Gerald Campbell playing the accordion for dancers, August 1980 / The Radharc Trust Film Archive

Gerald Campbell playing the accordion for dancers, August 1980 / The Radharc Trust Film Archive

Gerald Campbell playing the accordion for a house party in the Roche house. This image appears in the opening scene of Radharc's 1981 documentary The Forgotten Irish.

Albert Roche sings while Gerald Campbell looks on, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara

Albert Roche sings while Gerald Campbell looks on, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara

Albert Roche sings while Gerald Campbell looks on, ca. 1975.

Portrait of Anthony Power, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara

Portrait of Anthony Power, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara

Anthony Power, ca. 1975. 

Henry Nash enjoying a party in the Roche's house, Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara

Henry Nash enjoying a party in the Roche's house, Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1975 / Aidan O'Hara

Henry Nash enjoying ‘a time,’ probably in the Roche’s house in Branch, ca. 1975. Left to right: Debbie Careen, Rita Roche, Henry Nash (seated), Audrey Roche.

Frankie Nash plays the whistle in the Roche's house, Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1976/77 / Aidan O'Hara

Frankie Nash plays the whistle in the Roche's house, Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1976/77 / Aidan O'Hara

Frankie Nash plays the whistle for a party in Dermot and Rita Roche’s house in Branch, ca. October 1976/77. The onlookers in the background are (from left to right): Keith Roche (Dermot Roche's son) ; Mary Jean Roche (Dermot Roche's daughter) ; Rita Roche.

Denis Nash dances while Frankie Nash plays the whistle in Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1976/77 / Aidan O'Hara

Denis Nash dances while Frankie Nash plays the whistle in Branch, Newfoundland, ca. 1976/77 / Aidan O'Hara

Denis Nash dancing while Frankie Nash plays the whistle. Keith Roche and his wife Dorothy (‘Dot’) look on, ca. 1976–77. Keith is the son of Dermot Roche and Dot is the sister of Eta Nash.

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.

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.

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Step dancing in Branch, The Forgotten Irish / Aidan O'Hara

Gerald Campbell plays singles on harmonica while John Hennessy step dances in Dermot Roche’s kitchen. This sequence featured in The Forgotten Irish documentary. The Forgotten Irish television documentary first broadcast on 17 March 1981 in celebration of the Irish living overseas on St Patrick’s Day. The Radharc documentary film series includes over 400 films dealing with issues of human rights, injustice, faith, religion, persecution, struggles against oppressive regimes, famine, and Christian heritage.  With thanks to RTÉ Archives for granting permission to exhibit this clip from The Forgotten Irish. To view the entire documentary, visit https://www.rte.ie/archives/ex...

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A house party in Branch, The Forgotten Irish / Aidan O'Hara

The opening sequence from The Forgotten Irish documentary depicting a “time” in the Roche household. This clip features set dancing and accordion playing. The Forgotten Irish television documentary first broadcast on 17 March 1981 in celebration of the Irish living overseas on St Patrick’s Day. The Radharc documentary film series includes over 400 films dealing with issues of human rights, injustice, faith, religion, persecution, struggles against oppressive regimes, famine, and Christian heritage.  With thanks to RTÉ Archives for granting permission to exhibit this clip from The Forgotten Irish. To view the entire documentary, visit https://www.rte.ie/archives/ex...

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Gerald Campbell (1933–2019)

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Henry Campbell (ca. 1902–ca. 1980)

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