[Work of the Commission and Department of Irish Folklore. L to R - UCD Digital Library

Work of the Commission and Department of Irish Folklore. L to R : Michael J. Murphy, Senator L. Lynch, Heinrich Wagner, Annie McCrea.]

In collection Folklore Photograph Collection

Origin information
An Caisleán Glas, Co. Thír Eoghain (Éire) / Greencastle, Co. Tyrone (Northern Ireland) : Coimisiún Béaloideasa Éireann (CBÉ) / Irish Folklore Commission - Copyright
Date created:
Type of resource
still image
Physical description
1 photograph (image/tiff) — Digital origin: reformatted digital — Reformating quality: preservation
Note
047 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Good condition. Photographer's name not given.
Note
Annie McCrea was one of the last native speakers in the Greencastle area. Dr. Wagner was Professor at Queen's University, Belfast and carried out extensive linguistic research on dialects of the Irish Language throughout the country. He published the Linguistic Atlas an Survey of Irish Dialects (Dublin, 1964).
Languages
English  
Genre
Photograph
Subject
Greencastle (Tyrone, Ireland)
Oral Literature
Storytelling--Ireland
Location
UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Folklore Photograph Collection. M013.32.00001
Note
047 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Good condition. Photographer's name not given.
Note
Annie McCrea was one of the last native speakers in the Greencastle area. Dr. Wagner was Professor at Queen's University, Belfast and carried out extensive linguistic research on dialects of the Irish Language throughout the country. He published the Linguistic Atlas an Survey of Irish Dialects (Dublin, 1964).

Record source
Prepared by IVRLA project staff, UCD Library, University College Dublin — Record identifier: uri:info:fedora/ivrla:10193

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Copyright of the original resource: © University College Dublin, National University of Ireland, Dublin. Copyright and reproduction rights for all items in this collection are held by University College Dublin and administered by the National Folklore Collection, University College Dublin, Newman Building, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.