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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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English and NSW women cricketers having afternoon tea at the SCG

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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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Section from a newspaper article titled

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Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Handwritten poem titled

Handwritten poem titled "A Toast"

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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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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Ready for New Comp.

Ready for New Comp.

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs V. Selwood
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph of men and women playing soccer

Photograph of men and women playing soccer

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

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1932
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Country Girl's Cricket / Young Star

Country Girl's Cricket / Young Star

Ruby Lee collection
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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How women play cricket - spice and spirit in everything - astonishes men

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Ruby Lee collection
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J C. Davis
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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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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 Keira softball players

Photograph of the Keira softball players

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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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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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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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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Waratah v Gladstone

Waratah v Gladstone

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MIss Ruby Monaghan, selected to represent Australia

MIss Ruby Monaghan, selected to represent Australia

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

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1932
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Article and photograph featuring Ruby Lee (nee Monaghan)

Article and photograph featuring Ruby Lee (nee Monaghan)

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New South Wales, Australia
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Women's cricket - Gladstone v Bellambi

Women's cricket - Gladstone v Bellambi

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Cricket ball with a commemorative metal plate, engraved 'F. Blade from the N.S.W. Team...1933'

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1933
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Girls' cricket - Country teams' gala

Girls' cricket - Country teams' gala

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association
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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

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Newspaper clipping titled 'Soccer girls give veterans a rush'

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Warrawong, New South Wales, Australia
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Women cricketers - Captain's views

Women cricketers - Captain's views

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Ms Betty Archdale
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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1935
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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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Astonishing - finish fit for the Gods!

Astonishing - finish fit for the Gods!

Ruby Lee collection
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England
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Charles 'Charlie' G. Macartney
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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Photograph of nine women wearing cricket whites and baggy caps

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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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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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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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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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Embroidered pocket from Australian Women's Cricket Team blazer worn by Ruby Lee, 1934-1935, sewn onto green woollen jacket

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Ruby Lee collection
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1934
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

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

Newspaper clipping titled 'Seventh Innings Rally By Keira'

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1949
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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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Section from a newspaper article titled

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Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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1958
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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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Diminutive Blonde Cricket Star

Diminutive Blonde Cricket Star

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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 showing a photograph of the Illawarra Women's cricket team after defeating Newcastle in the premiership

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Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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1932
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

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

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Ruby Lee collection
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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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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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The Illawarra combined cricket team

The Illawarra combined cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mercia Mason
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Christmas card from Betty Archdale to Ruby Monaghan, 1935

Christmas card from Betty Archdale to Ruby Monaghan, 1935

Ruby Lee collection
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London, England
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Ms Betty Archdale
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1935
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Keeping the tally

Keeping the tally

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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To NSW - Victory for women cricketers

To NSW - Victory for women cricketers

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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Grade competitions

Grade competitions

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Women's cricket - benefit match ends in draw

Women's cricket - benefit match ends in draw

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Interstate cricket team

Interstate cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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