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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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A fine action study of Miss R MONAGHAN

A fine action study of Miss R MONAGHAN

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 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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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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1932
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

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

South Australia - finish fit for the Gods!

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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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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Handwritten note by Betty Russell

Handwritten note by Betty Russell

Ruby Lee collection
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1952
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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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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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1960
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Illawarra - results of first innings

Illawarra - results of first innings

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Ladies' Dinner A Real Success

Ladies' Dinner A Real Success

Ruby Lee collection
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Val Shepherd
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1961
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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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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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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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Sans Souci wins title by stonewalling

Sans Souci wins title by stonewalling

Ruby Lee collection
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1932
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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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Photograph of a womens' cricket team

Photograph of a womens' cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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1932
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Pritchett who brilliantly scored 75 for N.S.W

Pritchett who brilliantly scored 75 for N.S.W

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Australia
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1932
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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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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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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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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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Newspaper clipping that details a softball match played between Keira and Coniston

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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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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Russell
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1937
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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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Ladies cricket - Gladsone v Corrimal

Ladies cricket - Gladsone v Corrimal

Ruby Lee collection
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Corrimal, New South Wales, Australia
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Women's cricket - Illawarra v The Rest

Women's cricket - Illawarra v The Rest

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Women cricketers - Captain's view

Women cricketers - Captain's view

Ruby Lee collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Ms Betty Archdale
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Sports Stars' Big Night

Sports Stars' Big Night

Ruby Lee collection
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Girls' cricket teams for Saturday match

Girls' cricket teams for Saturday match

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Album containing photographs and newspaper clippings relating to women's cricket between 1932 and 1934

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Ruby Lee collection
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Photograph albums
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Korea
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1960
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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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Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Ruby Lee collection
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1952
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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 Ruby Monaghan is staying as the guest of Miss Margaret Peden

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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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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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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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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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Newspaper clipping titled 'Off To Perth'

Newspaper clipping titled 'Off To Perth'

Ruby Lee collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean Tooth
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Illawarra Leagues Club souvenir program

Illawarra Leagues Club souvenir program

Ruby Lee collection
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Programs
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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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Newspaper article about Ruby Lee

Newspaper article about Ruby Lee

Ruby Lee collection
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1934
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Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Photograph of women cricketers 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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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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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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Ruby Lee playing cricket

Ruby Lee playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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Compare the styles

Compare the styles

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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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 women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

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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Gladstone v Wollongong

Gladstone v Wollongong

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

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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