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Six women playing cricket

Six women playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Miss E Snowball

Miss E Snowball

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Club Plans to Honour Stars of Sport

Club Plans to Honour Stars of Sport

Ruby Lee collection
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Jack Underwood
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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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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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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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Drawing of Ruby Monaghan and Hazel Pritchard

Drawing of Ruby Monaghan and Hazel Pritchard

Ruby Lee collection
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Drawings
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Fine bowling in girls' Country Week cricket

Fine bowling in girls' Country Week cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association player's pass, 1934

New South Wales Women's Cricket Association player's pass, 1...

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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Article and photograph featuring Ruby Lee (nee Monaghan)

Article and photograph featuring Ruby Lee (nee Monaghan)

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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Girls' cricket - Country teams' gala

Girls' cricket - Country teams' gala

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association
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Off for the tea adjournment

Off for the tea adjournment

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Cricket - Women Worked - Deserved It

Cricket - Women Worked - Deserved It

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Miss Monaghan, the South Coast star...

Miss Monaghan, the South Coast star...

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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

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

Ruby Lee collection
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Elizabeth 'Betty' A. Snowball
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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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1949
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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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Photograph of sports team

Photograph of sports team

Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Photograph of two women cricketers

Photograph of two women cricketers

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Invitation to Sportsmen and Sportswomen's Dinner, 25th March 1960

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Ruby Lee collection
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Invitations
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Illawarra Leagues Club
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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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Benefit cricket match - State team v The Rest

Benefit cricket match - State team v The Rest

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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NSW girls hold their own

NSW girls hold their own

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Betty Archdale
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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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Sid Hayes
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Ruby Monaghan - girl champion unrecognised?

Ruby Monaghan - girl champion unrecognised?

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 Ron Grover ready to bat in a cricket net

Photograph of Ron Grover ready to bat in a cricket net

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Woman cricketer posed in a batting position

Woman cricketer posed in a batting position

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Diminutive Blonde Cricket Star

Diminutive Blonde Cricket Star

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Women's Cricket / Country Week Matches'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Womens' cricketing team lined up one behind the other on stairs

Womens' cricketing team lined up one behind the other on sta...

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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Ten women dressed in sporting outfits, Illawara Vigro

Ten women dressed in sporting outfits, Illawara Vigro

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miller & Hall
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Cricket at Wollongong

Cricket at Wollongong

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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English women cricketers in Australia

English women cricketers in Australia

Ruby Lee collection
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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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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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Waiting their turn to bat - Illawarra v Central South Coast

Waiting their turn to bat - Illawarra v Central South Coast

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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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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Waratah v Gladstone

Waratah v Gladstone

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Ruby Monaghan - surprise at omission from state team

Ruby Monaghan - surprise at omission from state team

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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Photograph of four women and two men

Photograph of four women and two men

Ruby Lee collection
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MIss Margaret Peden

MIss Margaret Peden

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Cricket, as the English girls play it

Cricket, as the English girls play it

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Fern Blade
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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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Women's cricket - Gladstone v Bellambi

Women's cricket - Gladstone v Bellambi

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Diminutive Representative

Diminutive Representative

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Newspaper clipping titled 'City v. Country / Combined Teams Chosen'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Essie Shevill
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Newspaper clipping that details a softball match played between Keira and Coniston

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Ruby Lee collection
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