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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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Australia Bats in Test

Australia Bats in Test

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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Miss Pritchard's fine innings

Miss Pritchard's fine innings

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Photograph of four women and two men

Photograph of four women and two men

Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph of a womens' cricket team

Photograph of a womens' cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Handwritten poem titled

Handwritten poem titled "A Toast"

Ruby Lee collection
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Miss V Hilliard and Miss Ruth Preddy

Miss V Hilliard and Miss Ruth Preddy

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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South Australia - finish fit for the Gods!

South Australia - finish fit for the Gods!

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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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 a female sports team

Photograph of a female sports team

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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The Illawarra combined cricket team

The Illawarra combined cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mercia Mason
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Miss Monaghan, the South Coast star...

Miss Monaghan, the South Coast star...

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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To NSW - Victory for women cricketers

To NSW - Victory for women cricketers

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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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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Photographs of Gladstone and Wollongong cricketers

Photographs of Gladstone and Wollongong cricketers

Ruby Lee collection
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N Bedford
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Victorian Women's Cricket Team 1926-27, Sydney

Victorian Women's Cricket Team 1926-27, Sydney

Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Carlton Studios
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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
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Mrs F Blade and Miss R Shevill at SCG

Mrs F Blade and Miss R Shevill at SCG

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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1934
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Birth notice for Christine Evans

Birth notice for Christine Evans

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Burleigh Heads, Queensland, Australia
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Newspaper clipping for a cricket match titled '5 for 1 / Woman Bowler In Fine Form'

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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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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1930
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Sporting cricket thrilled SCC crowd - Hide sparkled

Sporting cricket thrilled SCC crowd - Hide sparkled

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Thatcher
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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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Section from a newspaper article titled

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

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Article about Ruby Monaghan

Article about Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Drawing of two women

Drawing of two women

Ruby Lee collection
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Drawings
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Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Anne Palmer
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The Pride of Illawarra

The Pride of Illawarra

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Sans Souci wins title by stonewalling

Sans Souci wins title by stonewalling

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Photograph of two women cricketers

Photograph of two women cricketers

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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Album containing captioned photographs and newspaper clippings relating to women's cricket between 1932-1935

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Ruby Lee collection
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Albums
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Korea
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1960
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Women's cricket - Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Women's cricket - Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Benefit cricket match - State team v The Rest

Benefit cricket match - State team v The Rest

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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Handwritten note by Betty Russell

Handwritten note by Betty Russell

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1952
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Miss E Snowball

Miss E Snowball

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Newspaper clipping listing the names of players in various teams for the Figtree Women's Hockey Club

Newspaper clipping listing the names of players in various t...

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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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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Photographs
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English girls at wicket

English girls at wicket

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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A G. Moyes
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1929-30 Victorian Women's Cricket Team

1929-30 Victorian Women's Cricket Team

Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Carlton Studios
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1930
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Photograph of Ruby Lee in cricket attire

Photograph of Ruby Lee in cricket attire

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1930
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Photograph of the Conistan Girls Vigoro Team from 1930

Photograph of the Conistan Girls Vigoro Team from 1930

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Hamey
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1930
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Country cricketers have improved

Country cricketers have improved

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

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Did well in follow on - NSW bats

Did well in follow on - NSW bats

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Ruby Monaghan and Lily Bostock

Ruby Monaghan and Lily Bostock

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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Photograph of athletics team

Photograph of athletics team

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Four Records at Keira High Sports'

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

Ruby Lee collection
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Australian Womes Cricket Vol 1, No 1 March 1938

Australian Womes Cricket Vol 1, No 1 March 1938

Alicia Walsh collection
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Journals
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Women's Cricket Council
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1938
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S.W.W.C.A. 1934 Australian XI

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

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Peggy Howard
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R Monaghan hits Goulburn bowler, Jobson, for four

R Monaghan hits Goulburn bowler, Jobson, for four

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Waratah v Gladstone

Waratah v Gladstone

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Miss M Harding's wicket shattered by a ball from Miss N Lamont

Miss M Harding's wicket shattered by a ball from Miss N Lamo...

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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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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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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Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Victorian XI 1936

Victorian XI 1936

Ruby Lee collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Lorna Smith
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1936
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