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TITLE
Violet Morrison, 1960s
EXTERNAL ID
PC_WMORRISON_077
PERIOD
1960s
SOURCE
Willie Morrison
ASSET ID
30561
KEYWORDS
crofting
crofters
crofts
journalists
reporters
editors
Violet Morrison, 1960s

This photograph is of Violet Morrison, sister of Willie and David Morrison. It was taken in the mid-1960s. Violet is now a successful busines woman in Tain.

The Morrisons were brought up at the family croft at Sangobeg, two miles southeast of Durness on Sutherland's northern coast. Willie Morrison recently retired after a long journalist career which began in 1966 with D.C. Thomson's Sunday Post. He also worked for the People's Journal, Alloa Advertiser, Lothian Courier and the Press and Journal. He edited the North Star for three years from 2002 to 2005, and ended his career with the Inverness Courier before retiring in 2006. He recently received the prestigious Barron Trophy at the Highlands and Islands Media Awards

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Violet Morrison, 1960s

1960s

crofting; crofters; crofts; journalists; reporters; editors

Willie Morrison

Willie Morrison Archive

This photograph is of Violet Morrison, sister of Willie and David Morrison. It was taken in the mid-1960s. Violet is now a successful busines woman in Tain.<br /> <br /> The Morrisons were brought up at the family croft at Sangobeg, two miles southeast of Durness on Sutherland's northern coast. Willie Morrison recently retired after a long journalist career which began in 1966 with D.C. Thomson's Sunday Post. He also worked for the People's Journal, Alloa Advertiser, Lothian Courier and the Press and Journal. He edited the North Star for three years from 2002 to 2005, and ended his career with the Inverness Courier before retiring in 2006. He recently received the prestigious Barron Trophy at the Highlands and Islands Media Awards