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

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Ruby Lee collection
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Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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How women play cricket - spice and spirit in everything - astonishes men

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J C. Davis
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Women's cricket, Port Kembla (Illawarra v The Rest)

Women's cricket, Port Kembla (Illawarra v The Rest)

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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Newspaper clippings
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Essie Shevill
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Album containing photographs and newspaper clippings relating to women's cricket between 1932 and 1934

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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1960
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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 J. Cooksley

Photograph of J. Cooksley

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Newspaper clippings
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Ms Amy Hudson
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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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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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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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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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Mrs Fern Blade
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Ruby Monaghan honoured

Ruby Monaghan honoured

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

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1932
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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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Partial clipping with results, Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Partial clipping with results, Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Article about Ruby Lee

Article about Ruby Lee

Ruby Lee collection
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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NSW girls hold their own

NSW girls hold their own

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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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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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1932
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Compare the styles

Compare the styles

Ruby Lee collection
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Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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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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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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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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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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Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Country girl star - for the City

Country girl star - for the City

Ruby Lee collection
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Miss Ruby Monaghan...has received her blazer

Miss Ruby Monaghan...has received her blazer

Ruby Lee collection
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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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The Victorian players, who were second

The Victorian players, who were second

Ruby Lee collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss C. Harding, Illawarra v. Central South Coast

Miss C. Harding, Illawarra v. Central South Coast

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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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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The Pride of Illawarra

The Pride of Illawarra

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Ruby Monaghan is staying as the guest of Miss Margaret Peden

Miss Ruby Monaghan is staying as the guest of Miss Margaret ...

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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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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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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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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Female wicket keeper in a game of women's cricket

Female wicket keeper in a game of women's cricket

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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Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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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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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 '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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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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English star - Miss M Hide

English star - Miss M Hide

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1932
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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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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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South Coast Central - results of first innings

South Coast Central - results of first innings

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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MISSED - Bowler Flaherty - STATE TEAM - Women's Cricket

MISSED - Bowler Flaherty - STATE TEAM - Women's Cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Illawarra Country Week Team 1932-1933

Illawarra Country Week Team 1932-1933

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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Handwritten poem titled

Handwritten poem titled "A Toast"

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

Newspaper cliipping showing photo of women cricket players H...

Ruby Lee collection
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1932
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Waratah v Gladstone

Waratah v Gladstone

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Keeping the tally

Keeping the tally

Ruby Lee collection
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1932
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