Collection of articles

Scope and Content

Consists of

  • Annotated typescripts of Glasgow Sound and Sense, regarding singer songwriter Alex Glasgow. Annotations consist of changes and corrections in blue and black ink.
  • Annotated typescript of piece titled For Basil.
  • Typescript of article The Life a Miner Gives.
  • Annotated typescript and news paper cutting of article Just a Moment, regarding the Miners banners at the DLI Museum. With press release from the DLI Museum and Arts Centre regarding readings of Sid's works, and photocopy of article by Bill Dowding looking at 100 years of Durham Miner's lodge banners.
  • Cutting from Coal Quarterly with article A man's lamp
  • Newspaper cutting from the Guardian of article A King in Newfields, with annotated typescript draft titled The Music of my Heart, regarding his musical influences and his namesake Charlie Chaplin. With letter to Richard Dunn regarding the article, and personal notes.
  • Typescript of article Recantation.
  • Annotated typescript and photocopy of Geordie Pride.
  • Untitled magazine article about the everyday miner.
  • Annotated typescripts of untitled article regarding the Christmas Special.
  • Annotated typescript of article A Town Alive, with alternative working title of Down Sandgate.
  • Annotated typescript of article Song of the Old Windmill Town, with newspaper cutting of article Gateshead - dead or alive?
  • 2 copies of programme for Alex Glasgow in Concert at the Empire Theatre, Sunderland, including article Glasgow Sound and Sense.
  • and clean copy and annotated typescripts of piece Cipper Pits. Daily work and leisure in a Durham Pit Village in the 1870's