Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Six women playing cricket

Six women playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
1936
Apply 1936 filter
Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Peggy Howard
Apply Peggy Howard filter
Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
1935
Apply 1935 filter
Drawing of two women

Drawing of two women

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Anne Palmer
Apply Anne Palmer filter
Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Heavyweight wrestling champion Tom Lurich

Heavyweight wrestling champion Tom Lurich

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Handwritten poem titled

Handwritten poem titled "A Toast"

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Merit certificate awarded to Ruby Monaghan

Merit certificate awarded to Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1930
Apply 1930 filter
Victorian XI 1936

Victorian XI 1936

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mrs Lorna Smith
Apply Mrs Lorna Smith filter
1936
Apply 1936 filter
Handwritten note by Betty Russell

Handwritten note by Betty Russell

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
1952
Apply 1952 filter
Handwritten note about friendship

Handwritten note about friendship

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
1952
Apply 1952 filter
S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
England
Apply England filter
Elizabeth 'Betty' A. Snowball
Apply Elizabeth 'Betty' A. Snowball filter
Embroidered pocket from Australian Women's Cricket Team blazer worn by Ruby Lee, 1934-1935, sewn onto green woollen jacket

Embroidered pocket from Australian Women's Cricket Team blaz...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Jackets
Apply Jackets filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Drawing of Ruby Monaghan and Hazel Pritchard

Drawing of Ruby Monaghan and Hazel Pritchard

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Certificate of thanks to Ruby Lee for donating $1 to the Australian Olympic Team, 1984

Certificate of thanks to Ruby Lee for donating $1 to the Aus...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Certificates of appreciation
Apply Certificates of appreciation filter
Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Apply Los Angeles, California, United States of America filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1984
Apply 1984 filter
S.W.W.C.A. 1934 Australian XI

S.W.W.C.A. 1934 Australian XI

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Peggy Howard
Apply Peggy Howard filter
Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
1952
Apply 1952 filter
Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Christmas card from Betty Archdale to Ruby Monaghan, 1935

Christmas card from Betty Archdale to Ruby Monaghan, 1935

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Christmas cards
Apply Christmas cards filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Ms Betty Archdale
Apply Ms Betty Archdale filter
1935
Apply 1935 filter
Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Photograph of a female sports team

Photograph of a female sports team

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Diminutive Blonde Cricket Star

Diminutive Blonde Cricket Star

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Woman cricketer posed in a batting position

Woman cricketer posed in a batting position

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
The Girl Bradman

The Girl Bradman

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Gordon Stanton
Apply Gordon Stanton filter
Newspaper clipping titled 'Women's Cricket / Country Week Matches'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Women's Cricket / Country Week Ma...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Newspaper clipping of a photograph of Mr Michael Meahan and Miss Shane Sewell

Newspaper clipping of a photograph of Mr Michael Meahan and ...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Diminutive Representative

Diminutive Representative

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Photograph of men and women playing soccer

Photograph of men and women playing soccer

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Newspaper clipping titled 'Seventh Innings Rally By Keira'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Seventh Innings Rally By Keira'

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Photograph album

Photograph album

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photograph albums
Apply Photograph albums filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Illustrated newspaper clipping titled 'One to the Fence'

Illustrated newspaper clipping titled 'One to the Fence'

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Photograph of a womens' cricket team

Photograph of a womens' cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Newspaper clipping titled 'City v. Country / Combined Teams Chosen'

Newspaper clipping titled 'City v. Country / Combined Teams ...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Essie Shevill
Apply Essie Shevill filter
Newspaper clipping ;titled 'Surprise Win / Goulburn's Country Week Success'

Newspaper clipping ;titled 'Surprise Win / Goulburn's Countr...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Sepia photograph of a large group of women, both seated and standing

Sepia photograph of a large group of women, both seated and ...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Photograph of Clive Nicholson and article about Sportsmen's Dinner

Photograph of Clive Nicholson and article about Sportsmen's ...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Illawarra Leagues Club
Apply Illawarra Leagues Club filter
Photograph of Illawarra sportswomen

Photograph of Illawarra sportswomen

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Poem titled

Poem titled "The Girl Bradman"

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Gordon Stanton
Apply Gordon Stanton filter
Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Illawarra Leagues Club souvenir program

Illawarra Leagues Club souvenir program

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Programs
Apply Programs filter
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia filter
Waller and Johnston
Apply Waller and Johnston filter
1960
Apply 1960 filter
Photograph of sports team

Photograph of sports team

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Section from a newspaper article titled

Section from a newspaper article titled "Keira's Imposing So...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Pritchett who brilliantly scored 75 for N.S.W

Pritchett who brilliantly scored 75 for N.S.W

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Newspaper clipping titled 'Four Records at Keira High Sports'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Four Records at Keira High Sports...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Ready for New Comp.

Ready for New Comp.

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs V. Selwood
Apply Mrs V. Selwood filter
The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Gordon Russell
Apply Gordon Russell filter
1937
Apply 1937 filter
Article about Ruby Lee

Article about Ruby Lee

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Newspaper clipping of a short segment of an article that begins

Newspaper clipping of a short segment of an article that beg...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australian batswoman, Miss R Monaghan, steps out to a ball, cracks it to the boundary, at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Australian batswoman, Miss R Monaghan, steps out to a ball, ...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Photograph of athletics team

Photograph of athletics team

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia filter
Photograph of J. Cooksley

Photograph of J. Cooksley

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Ms Amy Hudson
Apply Ms Amy Hudson filter
Country Cousins Win,  Metropolis Misses Downed in Two Big Cricket Contests

Country Cousins Win, Metropolis Misses Downed in Two Big Cr...

Ruby Lee collection
Apply Ruby Lee collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Ruby Lee
Apply Mrs Ruby Lee filter
Load more objects