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Launch of, a website devoted to early sound recordings in the National Folklore Collection Date: 21.06.2012
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Title: Launch of the Béal Beo website
The National Folklore Collection has launched a website – – devoted to early sound recordings of Irish folklore and oral history. The website, which is supported by the Heritage Council of Ireland, features a selection of early wax cylinder recordings in Irish and English. Transcriptions and/or translations accompany each sample recording. Further examples of early sound recordings from the archive of the National Folklore Collection will be added to this site.
Children in School Yard
National Folklore Collection