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Media type(s):    Item type(s):  Sound recordings   Group:  Wes Bomhower Music Collection  
Burnstown Legend 

Burnstown Legend

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about Alex Taylor and Tommy McLaughlin, two men who saved a woman from drowning in the Madawaska River.

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Wild Trilliums Grow 

Wild Trilliums Grow

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about wild trilliums growing along the Madawaska.

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St. Paddy's Day in Douglas 

St. Paddy's Day in Douglas

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about the St. Paddy's Day celebrations at the Douglas Tavern in Douglas, Ontario.

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Mt. St. Patrick Church 

Mt. St. Patrick Church

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about the church in Mt. St. Patrick. Wes performs it to the tune of an old Irish piece called "Bridge of Tomb." He put new words to that song and called it Mt. St. Patrick Church.

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Calabogie 

Calabogie

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD. Wes put music to a poem written by Jean Grant Dixon who lived in Calabogie. She later moved to British Columbia around 1938.

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K & P Line 

K & P Line

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about train travel on the K & P Line.

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Special Forces Lament 

Special Forces Lament

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD. It was written by John Milks for his mother in 1951 before embarking for the Korean war.

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Calabogie Sur de Lac 

Calabogie Sur de Lac

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about Calabogie

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Couldn't Find Any Flowers 

Couldn't Find Any Flowers

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about a man who can't find any flowers to take to his beloved's gravesite because it is winter.

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Rose of Renfrew County
 

Rose of Renfrew County

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about a special lady considered to be the "Rose of Renfrew County."

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Home to County Renfrew 

Home to County Renfrew

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower's CD about some of the places in Renfrew County that are memorable to Wes.

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Boy From Calabogie 

Boy From Calabogie

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about a boy from Calabogie who leaves on the train to head out west. The song is written by John Henry Drummond. Wes put the music to it.

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Green Willow 

Green Willow

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about Michael & Sally and the "Green Willow" waltz.

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Moonlight on Bogie Lake 

Moonlight on Bogie Lake

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about the `Moonlight on Bogie Lake Waltz.`

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Norton Deer Hunt 

Norton Deer Hunt

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower's CD about hunting season and the Norton family

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The Irishmen Came 

The Irishmen Came

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower's CD about the Irish coming to settle in areas such as Shamrock, Mt. St. Patrick and Calabogie.

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Green Pines 

Green Pines

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower's CD about the green pines growing along the Calabogie shores.

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The Trip Rope Broke 

The Trip Rope Broke

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about Wes's misfortune with the trip rope in the hay barn.

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Black Fly Lament 

Black Fly Lament

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about those nasty black flies.

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Timber
 

Timber

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about logging in the valley.

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Man Behind the Plow 

Man Behind the Plow

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about the hard-working farmer behind the plow.

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Pontiac 

Pontiac

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about Pontiac County.

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Camp #3 

Camp #3

audio   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about a lumber camp near Otter Lake called Camp #3.

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Tom Sharbot 

Tom Sharbot

audiocomment   A song from Wes Bomhower`s CD about Tommy Sharbot, a local resident who played the fiddle.

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