This could be your object

Do you have an object that tells the story of your or your family’s migration? Then share it with us as part of this digital museum of the Scottish diaspora and its history. It is very easy to contribute. All you need to do is take a photograph of your object, and tell us a…

Betty Molison’s sampler

Betty Molison, born in the parish of Lethnot, Forfarshire in 1824, worked this sampler in wool as a child. It also bears the name of her sister Agnes. Betty brought the sampler with her to Dunedin, New Zealand, in 1872, when she migrated with her husband David Stewart and some of their large family. Now…