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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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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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Cricket girls from Illawarra

Cricket girls from Illawarra

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

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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1935
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Photograph of four women wearing sports jackets

Photograph of four women wearing sports jackets

Ruby Lee collection
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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 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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Sans Souci wins title by stonewalling

Sans Souci wins title by stonewalling

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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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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Photograph of a female sports team

Photograph of a female sports team

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Did well in follow on - NSW bats

Did well in follow on - NSW bats

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Pritchett who brilliantly scored 75 for N.S.W

Pritchett who brilliantly scored 75 for N.S.W

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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Taking the field - Illawarra and Goulburn teams

Taking the field - Illawarra and Goulburn teams

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

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clipping for a cricket match titled 'Metropolitan II v. Country II at University-Square'

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Ruby Lee collection
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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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1932
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Jean Tooth Scores 180

Jean Tooth Scores 180

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Unanderra, New South Wales, Australia
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Coast Times
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1957
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Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Women wicket keeper in a game of cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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1932
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

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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Section from a newspaper article titled

Section from a newspaper article titled "Keira's Imposing So...

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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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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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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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Australian batswoman, Miss R Monaghan, steps out to a ball, cracks it to the boundary, at the Sydney Cricket Ground

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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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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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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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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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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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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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Benefit cricket match - State team v The Rest

Benefit cricket match - State team v The Rest

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Sports Stars' Big Night

Sports Stars' Big Night

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clipping photograph of American athlete Eddie Tolan

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Ruby Lee collection
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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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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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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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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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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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Port Kembla tried hard, but were easily beaten by Gladstone

Port Kembla tried hard, but were easily beaten by Gladstone

Ruby Lee collection
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Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Country girl star - for the City

Country girl star - for the City

Ruby Lee collection
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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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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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Interstate cricket team

Interstate cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Cricket - Women Worked - Deserved It

Cricket - Women Worked - Deserved It

Ruby Lee collection
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1932
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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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Photograph of women playing softball

Photograph of women playing softball

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Women's cricket - Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Women's cricket - Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Ruby Lee collection
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Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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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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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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R Moore, Illawarra Girls' Cricket Team

R Moore, Illawarra Girls' Cricket Team

Ruby Lee collection
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Illustrated newspaper clipping titled 'One to the Fence'

Illustrated newspaper clipping titled 'One to the Fence'

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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Off for the tea adjournment

Off for the tea adjournment

Ruby Lee collection
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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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1932
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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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A fine action study of Miss R MONAGHAN

A fine action study of Miss R MONAGHAN

Ruby Lee collection
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