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Ruby Monaghan and Lily Bostock

Ruby Monaghan and Lily Bostock

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Partial clipping with results, Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Partial clipping with results, Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Nine of the Illawarra girl cricketers

Nine of the Illawarra girl cricketers

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Girl bowler-bat champion - Ruby Monaghan

Girl bowler-bat champion - Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Newspaper article about Ruby Lee

Newspaper article about Ruby Lee

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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Illawarra Leagues Club souvenir program

Illawarra Leagues Club souvenir program

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Waller and Johnston
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1960
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Group of nine women and one man

Group of nine women and one man

Ruby Lee collection
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A fine action study of Miss R MONAGHAN

A fine action study of Miss R MONAGHAN

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Newspaper clipping photograph of American athlete Eddie Tolan

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Ruby Lee collection
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Country cricketers have improved

Country cricketers have improved

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph of Miss Hazel Pritchard, NSW vs England

Photograph of Miss Hazel Pritchard, NSW vs England

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Thirteen women wearing tennis outfits, standing on tennis court

Thirteen women wearing tennis outfits, standing on tennis co...

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper cliipping showing photo of women cricket players H Pritchard and R Monaghan

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Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Photograph of Illawarra sportswomen

Photograph of Illawarra sportswomen

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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English and NSW women cricketers having afternoon tea at the SCG

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Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Wooing selectors - country girl cricketers at the creases

Wooing selectors - country girl cricketers at the creases

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Newspaper clipping of a photograph of people picnicking

Newspaper clipping of a photograph of people picnicking

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Country woman bat chosen

Country woman bat chosen

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Australian team - 14 players chosen

Australian team - 14 players chosen

Ruby Lee collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Central South Coast - results of second innings

Central South Coast - results of second innings

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lily Bostock
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Photograph of a female sports team

Photograph of a female sports team

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra lady cricketers

Illawarra lady cricketers

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Region shares veteran's happiness - commentator Sid Hayes retires

Region shares veteran's happiness - commentator Sid Hayes re...

Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Women's matches - City v Country

Women's matches - City v Country

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Ruby Lee playing cricket

Ruby Lee playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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MIss Ruby Monaghan, selected to represent Australia

MIss Ruby Monaghan, selected to represent Australia

Ruby Lee collection
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Illustrated newspaper clipping titled 'One to the Fence'

Illustrated newspaper clipping titled 'One to the Fence'

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Photograph of five women seated at a table

Photograph of five women seated at a table

Ruby Lee collection
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Good bowling - women play cricket

Good bowling - women play cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Girls from the Goulburn and Illawarra districts

Girls from the Goulburn and Illawarra districts

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Female wicket keeper in a game of women's cricket

Female wicket keeper in a game of women's cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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When England defeated NSW

When England defeated NSW

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Peggy Howard
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Newspaper clipping showing a photo of cricketers Miss Rene Shevill (left) and Miss Ruby Monaghan

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Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Handwritten poem titled

Handwritten poem titled "A Toast"

Ruby Lee collection
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Merit certificate awarded to Ruby Monaghan

Merit certificate awarded to Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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Certificates
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1930
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Miss Margaret Peden

Miss Margaret Peden

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1929
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Miss Ruby Monaghan...has received her blazer

Miss Ruby Monaghan...has received her blazer

Ruby Lee collection
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Gladstone defeated Corrimal, at Wiseman Park

Gladstone defeated Corrimal, at Wiseman Park

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Ready for New Comp.

Ready for New Comp.

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs V. Selwood
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Successful Women Cricketers at Carnival

Successful Women Cricketers at Carnival

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Miss Pritchard's fine innings

Miss Pritchard's fine innings

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Diminutive Representative

Diminutive Representative

Ruby Lee collection
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Women's Cricket, England Wins in Last Over

Women's Cricket, England Wins in Last Over

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Women's cricket, Port Kembla (Illawarra v The Rest)

Women's cricket, Port Kembla (Illawarra v The Rest)

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of nine women wearing cricket whites and baggy caps

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Ruby Lee collection
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Program for the 2nd Test of England v Australia, on the 4, 5, 7 January, 1935, at the Sydney Cricket Ground

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Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Finn Bros Ltd
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1935
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Young Ruby Monaghan, 13 years old

Young Ruby Monaghan, 13 years old

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Cricket girls from Illawarra

Cricket girls from Illawarra

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Newspaper clipping titled 'City v. Country / Combined Teams Chosen'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Essie Shevill
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Birth notice for Christine Evans

Birth notice for Christine Evans

Ruby Lee collection
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Burleigh Heads, Queensland, Australia
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Photograph of female team of runners up in Illawarra Vigoro premiership

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Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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R Moore, Illawarra Girls' Cricket Team

R Moore, Illawarra Girls' Cricket Team

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Seventh Innings Rally By Keira'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Seventh Innings Rally By Keira'

Ruby Lee collection
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