Peter Kennedy Collection

(Photograph) Grace Stewart. Muir of Ord, Inverness, Scotland, 1955

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  • Type

    image

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    MS Mus. 1771/1/PR0072

  • Date

    1955-06-01

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Muir of Ord, Inverness, Scotland

  • Performers

    Stewart, Grace

  • Description

    Grace Stewart, singer and story teller. Photographed in Muir of Ord, near Inverness, Scotland, listening to a playback of her recording at a BBC recording session. Rear of the photograph states "This lady, nearly 90, is hearing back her songs (sung in Gaelic) recorded on portable battery tape-recorder. A flash photograph taken in tent during a ceilidhe. Tents are made of canvas stretched over bent sticks held down with boulders." 1 of 2 related photographs.

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    (Photograph) Grace Stewart. Muir of Ord, Inverness, Scotland, 1955

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