Dux Medal from Scotsburn School

Dux Medal from Scotsburn School

Included in Collections: Domestic

Object Description

A silver Dux medal from Scotsburn School which was awarded to Annie Douglas sometime in the 1930s, the exact date is not known as the date on the back has been scratched away in frustration. The back is inscribed; Alick Mackay Medal. Awarded to Annie Douglas as Dux in Scotsburn Public School.
Annie taught at the Scotsburn Sunday school and it is thought that she scored the dates from the medal when she wasn\'t allowed to go to train as a teacher. The reason being that Annie was the youngest of six children so had to stay at home to look after her parents.

Cat No. Not specified.
Collections Domestic
Date added May 20th, 2021
Added by Tain & District Museum

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