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Drawing of two women

Drawing of two women

Ruby Lee collection
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Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Anne Palmer
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Invitation to meet the English Women's Cricket Association Touring Team, 12 December 1934

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Ruby Lee collection
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Invitations
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Soccer girls give veterans a rush'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Warrawong, New South Wales, Australia
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Undefeated Premiers / Newcastle Girl's Cricket Success'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Newcastle, 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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Compare the styles

Compare the styles

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Photograph of J. Cooksley

Photograph of J. Cooksley

Ruby Lee collection
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Ms Amy Hudson
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Astonishing - finish fit for the Gods!

Astonishing - finish fit for the Gods!

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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England
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Charles 'Charlie' G. Macartney
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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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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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Newspaper clipping titled 'Off To Perth'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Off To Perth'

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean Tooth
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Newspaper clipping ;titled 'Surprise Win / Goulburn's Country Week Success'

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

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Ruby Lee collection
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Passes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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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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Diminutive Representative

Diminutive Representative

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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NSW girls hold their own

NSW girls hold their own

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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Ms Betty Archdale
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Batting and bowling averages of players from several cricket teams

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Ruby Lee collection
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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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1934
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Jean Tooth Scores 180

Jean Tooth Scores 180

Ruby Lee collection
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Unanderra, New South Wales, Australia
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Coast Times
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1957
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Sepia photograph of a large group of women, both seated and standing

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Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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1932
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Photograph of men and women playing soccer

Photograph of men and women playing soccer

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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The players clearly showed their aptitude for cricket

The players clearly showed their aptitude for cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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England
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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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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Gladstone v Wollongong

Gladstone v Wollongong

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Improvement in B grade

Improvement in B grade

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 photograph of American athlete Eddie Tolan

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Four Records at Keira High Sports'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Country girl star - for the City

Country girl star - for the City

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

Ruby Lee collection
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Certificate of thanks to Ruby Lee for donating $1 to the Australian Olympic Team, 1984

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Ruby Lee collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1984
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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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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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Wooing selectors - country girl cricketers at the creases

Wooing selectors - country girl cricketers at the creases

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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Waratah v Gladstone

Waratah v Gladstone

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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Newspaper clippings
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Jack Underwood
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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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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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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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Photographs
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South Coast Central - results of first innings

South Coast Central - results of first innings

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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Women cricketers in second test (England-Australia at the SCG)

Women cricketers in second test (England-Australia at the SC...

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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Program for the 3rd Test of England v Australia, January 1935

Program for the 3rd Test of England v Australia, January 193...

Ruby Lee collection
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Programs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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P Page Co Pty Ltd
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1935
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Newspaper clipping titled Country Softball Team for Sunday's City Clash

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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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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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Newspaper clippings
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Article about the Australian Eleven selection for a 1930's Australian womens cricket team

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Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1933
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The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Russell
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1937
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Newspaper clipping titled '4 Records Broken Keira Sports'

Newspaper clipping titled '4 Records Broken Keira Sports'

Ruby Lee collection
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1962
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Women's cricket - results of various matches

Women's cricket - results of various matches

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Hide hits out

Miss Hide hits out

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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M E. Hide
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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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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 R. Monaghan (N.S.W.) batting to Miss J. Partridge

Miss R. Monaghan (N.S.W.) batting to Miss J. Partridge

Ruby Lee collection
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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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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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1934
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Metropolitan 1. - First Innings'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Metropolitan 1. - First Innings'

Ruby Lee collection
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Essie Shevill
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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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Photographs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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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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