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Cape Breton: Milling Frolic at Breton Cove [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Field worker:
Cowell, Sidney Robertson  Search this
McCaskell, Norman J  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Canadians  Search this
Musical sound recordings
Nova Scotia
Cape Breton Island (N.S.)
REEL 115; CDR copy
Recorded in: Cape Breton Island (N.S.), Nova Scotia, Canada, August, 1953.
Track information:
104 Ho ro, __ Nut Brown Maiden (in Gaelic) / Vocals. Scottish Gaelic language
102 Description of Milling
101 N. G. brief (?) / Scottish Gaelic language
107 O Chi mi na mor Bheanna / Scottish Gaelic language
103 Fear a Bhata (The Boatman), a famous Hebrides song / Scottish Gaelic language
105 Milling song: (Fragment of a fine song) / Scottish Gaelic language
106 Milling Song: (Fine song but too much excitement inbackground) / Scottish Gaelic language
108 Milling Song: (Fragment at end) / Scottish Gaelic language
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Milling  Search this
Cape Breton Island (N.S.)--Songs and music  Search this
Vocals  Search this
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Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections