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Stories relating to the supernatural., March 1979

Track ID : 103408

Contributors :

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MacPhee, Alex Norman, 1919-2007 (10702)

Stories relating to the supernatural. The contributor talks about the 'bean-nighe' [the fairy washerwoman]. A sighting of her was supposed to forecast a death. He also tells the story of 'Cù Dubh ...

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A macaronic song and an account of emigrants' experiences in Canada., March 1979

Track ID : 103425

A macaronic song and an account of emigrants' experiences in Canada. The contributor sings a macaronic song about a dance in Kingussie. He learnt the song from his mother. She had many songs, part...

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Dh'Èirich Mi Moch Latha na Fèille, March 1979

Track ID : 103324

Contributors :

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MacPhee, Alex Norman, 1919-2007 (10702)

A song about a man who is heavy-hearted at having to take the little bullock to the fair to sell. The contributor says that this song was composed by Dòmhnall Laing from Howmore in South Uist.

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A description of life for emigrants., March 1979

Track ID : 103426

A description of life for emigrants. The contributor describes what life was like for Scottish emigrants who went to Canada in the 1920s. He talks about his own family's experiences. People were g...

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The way of life and attitudes of Scottish emigrants in Canada., March 1979

Track ID : 103431

The way of life and attitudes of Scottish emigrants in Canada. The contributor explains what life was like for emigrants from Scotland who came to Canada. He believes that the community was much m...

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The contributor talks about his family., March 1979

Track ID : 103428

The contributor talks about his family. The contributor recounts some genealogical details about his own family. He also explains that some MacPhees, who migrated to the Central Belt of Scotland a...

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Òran mu dheidhinn Cogadh nam Boer. , March 1979

Track ID : 103430

A song about the Boer War. The contributor sings a song about the Boer War, which his mother used to sing. The song mentions Generals Butler and Roberts, and how they will deal with the Boers. Gen...

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Songs composed by Fr MacMillan., March 1979

Track ID : 103429

Songs composed by Fr MacMillan. The contributor recites fragments from songs composed by Fr MacMillan, who was from Barra. He came to Canada to support those who had emigrated. He would compose a ...

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