Subject: Other Music, Dance & Entertainments

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Country & Western Family Band - Norfolk County

An unidentified (believe me, I've tried!) Country & Western family band from Norfolk County - 1950s. Originally collected by Mike Lipowski for the Delhi Museum

Croppies of Erin - Sullivan Ross MS

Sullivan Ross was born on May 9th 1828 at Badninish in Sutherland County, Scotland. In 1838 his family emigrated and settled near Harrington in Oxford County. Sullivan was both a fiddler and a piper, and collected and composed tunes for both instruments. ...

Dance Advertisements - Oshawa Area 1934-52

A Selection of ads from newspapers in the Oshawa, Bowmanville area for "old-time" dances by local groups. 1934-1952

Dance at Zion School

Zion School House is currently (2019) operated as a museum in North York. I don't know much about the picture. If you do - please let me know!

Dear Old Donegal

The melody of a singing square dance call of the same name, transcribed from memory and learned by osmosis in the 1980s from Walter Coburn, Jack Hayes and other callers. It seems to be a relatively recent "stage Irish" tune written by Steve Graham, and po...

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