Memorabilia from Scottish Families and the Great War at Prestwick and Girvan Libraries


Monday 31 August – Saturday 5 September 2015
Prestwick Library, 14 Kyle Street, Prestwick Tel: 01292 476769

Thursday 24  September, 2015 from 2-4 pm
Girvan Library, Montgomerie Street, Girvan KA26 9HE Tel: 01465 712813

Drop in to the library for the opportunity to handle a collection of objects relating to the Next of Kin exhibition that is currently on display at Rozelle House.

The exhibition reveals the personal stories of separation and loss experienced by Scottish families during the First World War. It features keepsakes treasured by families as a way of remembering loved ones lost on the fighting fronts, including letters and postcards sent home, medals sent by the government to next of kin and unique artefacts collected by troops as souvenirs.

The Next of Kin exhibition will be on display at Rozelle House, Monument Road, Ayr until 28 September 2015.


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