CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3270/6/5/5
TitleRetirement presentation
Extent1 file
Administrative HistoryOn his retirement from the University of Aberdeen, Low was presented with a portrait etching by Malcolm Osborne and a cheque for over £540, subscribed by his students and friends, 26 April 1939. Lockhart gave a speech of thanks on behalf of the University, highlighting the affection in which he was held by staff and students alike, after nearly fifty years of service.
DescriptionLockhart's speech of thanks given on the occasion of Professor Low's retirement presentation, 26 April 1939: two copies (working and final versions).

Photograph of Professor Low receiving his retirement portrait and cheque from Lockhart, 26 April 1939.
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Related MaterialA copy of the etching is held by museums.
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