Archive Acquisitions - 2010

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OaC wish to thank all the people who have donated material to our archive. Cataloguing this material is in progress and we hope to make much of it available, in due course, on  our online archive. Our recent Accessions list commences from March 2010 but some of the major contributors prior to that time are listed at the foot..

OaC Archive Accessions from March 2010
Dec. Davoc & Anne Rynne Document School attendance roll for Miltown Malbay National School 1953 - 1960  
Nov Cyril Jones Newspaper 2 page report from the Clare Champ. 10-8-1957 on the County Fleadh in Ennis. Available to members in the online archive
Nov   Book C.L.G Chill An Dísirt 1886 - 1999 by Declan & Joseph Kelly (History of Killadysert GAA)  
    Book The Last Matchmaker by Willie Daly  
  CFTS Audio recording Clare Festival of traditional Singing 2010 - Concert  6-11-2010 Catalogued
  CFTS Audio recording CFTS Seminar "Does My Own Place Define Me?" 6-11-2010 Catalogued
  CFTS Audio recording CFTS Lecture-Writing of songs in the Traditional Idiom -Moen & O Drisceoil Catalogued
  CFTS Audio recording CFTS Official Opening - N Carolan 5-11-2010 Catalogued
    Audio interview Hector Newenham and his enterprises around Seafield, Co Clare - 7-11-2010  
    Audio CD Round Top Wagon - Tommy McCarthy Catalogued
    Book The Hurlers of Kilfenora & Kilmacduagh by Mathúí Mac Fheorais (with the poem Iománaithe Chill Chóirne)  
  Oidhreacht Chorca Dhuibhne Double CD (Multi Media) and Book Tídil Eidil Éró - Amhránaíocht Thradisiúnta don Aos Óg Catalogued
  OKS October 2010 lecture Audio recording ‘The mistelling and the misreporting of the events surrounding the killing of Alan Lendrum, RM’ by Eoin Shanahan  
    Audio recording Trí Dhream nach Rachaidh sna Flaithis - Pádraig Ó Héalaí - Lecture at Merriman 2010  
Oct Caoilfhionn Ní Fhrighil Audio CD Lóchrann 2008, - with Diarmaid O hAllmhain, Eibhlín Healy, Aoife Greene, Caoilfhionn Ní Fhrighil, Brian Shinners, Pauric Stapleton, Siobhán Ní Mhurchú Catalogued
  Miltown CCE Journal Treoir Vol 42 No 2, Vol 41, No 1 & 2. Vol 40, No 1 & 2, Vol 39 No 4  
  Judy Walsh Journals Irish Music , May-June and Aug-Sept  
  Judy Walsh Journal Living Tradition No 84  
  Judy walsh Journal JMI Vol 8 No 5 Sept-Oct 2010  
  Judy Walsh Journals The Jnl of Music Vol 2, Nos 2 & 3 2010  
    Journal An Píobaire, Vol. 6 No 4  
    Book Being Donnacha - Donnacha Rynne  
  Muinter Frighil Audio CD Sráid na Cathrach  - Uí Frighil, O Reilly, Ó Riain  
  With thanks to Matt Purcell Audio Recording of WCSS Céilí with 4 Courts C.B. 10-7-2010  
  Matt Purcell Audio Recording of WCSS Céíli with Kilfenora C. B. 8-7-2010  
  Matt Purcell Audio Recording of WCSS Céili with Tulla C.B 8-7-2010  
Sept.   Audio CD Home away from Home -Lynch & Mc Loughlin Catalogued
    Audio  CD Ceol na nÓg - Bríd O Donohue Music School Catalogued
    Audio CD Conversation at The Crosses - O'Connor & O'Sullivan Catalogued
    Audio CD Different State - Paudie O'Connor catalogued
August Michael Rooney & June McCormack Audio CD Dartry Céilí Band - The Killavil Post catalogued
  Michael Rooney & June McCormack Audio CD Draoícht, Land's End catalogued
  Michael Rooney & June McCormack Audio CD Draoícht, Traditional Irish Music on Harp & Flute catalogued
  Gráinne Hambly Audio CD Gráinne Hambly, The Thorn Tree, Irish Harp catalogued
  Gráinne Hambly Audio CD Gráinne Hambly, Golden Lights and Green Shadows, Irish Harp Catalogued
  Gráinne Hambly Audio CD Gráinne Hambly & William JAckson, Music from Ireland & Scotland Catalogued
  Tom Cussen & Tony Howley Audio CD Tom Cussen & Tony Howley, There's Always Room in Our House. (Banjo & Sax) Catalogued
  Shaskeen Audio CD Shaskeen, Walking up the Town Catalogued
July   Jnl. An Píobaire, Vol 6 No 3  
  Martin Breen Audio CD Fergal plays O'Carolan at Dysert. A non-commercial CD of Fergal Breen Playng music by Turlough O'Carolan on Pipes.  
  Martin Breen Book McNamaras, the Story of an Irish Sept, By N.C McNamara, (1896) republished By Martin Breen.  
  Martin Breen Book Historical Memoir of the O'Briens by J O'Donoghue (1860) republished by Martin Breen.  
  Martin Breen Pamphlet the Doolin Guide & Map by Martin Breen  
  Martin Breen Book Pedigrees of the McNamara family by R. W. Twigge (1908) republishewd by Martin Breen.  
  Donated by Edel Fox Audio CD Chords & Beryls - by Edel Fox  
    Audio Recording of the Harp recital in Áras Oac on 9th July.  
    Photos The Harp recital and other events in Áras OaC during the WCSS week.  
  Dr. Margaret Bennet Audio The full recording of each of the 22 demo tracks played by Dr. Margaret Bennet during her lecture on Newfoundland music & song.  
  Dr John Moulden Powerpoint The powerpoint presentation, and other background info for Dr. john Moulden's lecture on traditional singing  
July   Audio Recordings of all  events in the Hall during the WCSS week 2010 Catalogued
    Video Recordings of all events in the Hall during WCSS week 2010  
    Photos Photos by Gus Laban & Donal De Barra of most stage performers in the Hall during WCSS week 2010  
  Donated by Marie Conway Audio CD In Celebration of Ollie Conway  
July Exchange Audio CD Comb Your Hair & Curl It - Catherine McEvoy, Caoimhín O Raghallaigh, Micheál O Raghallaigh  
  Exchange Audio CD Hills & Hollows, Mary & Josie Nugent  
  Exchange Audio CD The Living Stream, Matt Cranitch & Jackie Daly  
  Exchange Audio CD The High Level, Bobby Gardiner  
  Exchange Audio CD We Were Drinking and Kissing the Ladies -  Hugh Healy & Michael O Connell  
  Exchange Audio CD The Harper's Fancy, Paul Dooley  
  Exchange Audio CD Subhóró - Ceol ón Acadamh  
  Donated (FOC) Audio CD Riches of Clare - Selection of music performed during lunchtime concerts.  
  Exchange Audio CD Echoes of Sliabh Luachra - Billy Clifford  
  Exchange Book Joe Holmes, Here I Am Amongst You, by Len Graham  
June Mick O'Connor Audio A rare recording of Willie Clancy playing the flute (digital copy) Restricted access
June OaC Book Bealoideas Baile na Cloiche  
May OaC Booklet Songs & recitations of Ireland, Book 5/ THe Wild geese  
  OaC. Book Musical Instruments, A Worldwide Survey of Traditional Music-Making by Lucie Rault, Thames & Hudson, 2000  
  OaC Jnl. An Piobaire Vol. 6 No 2  
April Triona & Dan McHale Map Draft Mss of Tomás O hAodha Irish map for schools (c 1890) Awaiting conservation
  Triona & Dan McHale Photo Photograph, believed to be Tomás Ó hAodha and Charles Fallon (publisher), with map in background  
  Triona & Dan McHale Document Copies of a collection of memorabilia, letters and press cuttings relevant to Tomás O hAodha Digitised
  Jimmy McMahon Digital Doc. A digitised version of The Report of The Select Committee on The Kilrush Union .... 1850 In course of preparation for online archive
  Judy Walsh  

Jnl. of Music - 6 back nos 09/10
JMI - 7 back nos. 04/05
Ir. Music - 10 back nos 09/10

  Judy Walsh Audio 2 Cassettes of recordings from a fundraising concert in Washington University, for the WCSS 4 Oct 1981 Awaiting cataloguing
  Old Kilfarboy Soc. Audio Recording of a talk by John Walsh on Dr Patrick Hillery Digital
March Catherine Talty Doc A collection of c240 letters from Irish emigrants to USA dating 1920/30 and some press cuttings In course of digitisation
  WCSS Doc A collection of all the WCSS annual brochures from commencement (except 1977: 1980: 1985: 1988)  
  Richard Sharp   An oil painting of the piper Michael Falsey Sent for framing

Among the major contributors prior to tthe listings above, are:
Jim Carroll & Pat Mckenzie
The Munnelly Family
Deirdre Comber (Vaughan)
Catherine Talty
Nell & Jimmy Gleeson
Bill Slattery,
Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy
Luke McInerney
Johnathon Wilson
Judy Walsh
Old Kilfarboy Society
John Joe Tuttle.
Christy Reddan
The Vaughan family - Deirdre Vaughan Comber.
Healy family

All those who have CDs in our online shop have donated a copy of the relevant CD.