Tag Archives: Folk Music

Oral History: David Swithenbank

Listening to memories is something we’re very good at doing here in the search room. We hear so many of them during the course of our working day – from all you genealogists, local historians, volunteers, artists and general enquirers! … Continue reading

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Sam Sweeney’s Fiddle

Here at The Centre for Cultural Collections we are all too aware of how our records can fire the imagination. We witness it every day from customers who search our census returns, trade directories, newspaper reels and archives in an … Continue reading

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