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  • PIC/8852/47 LOC Bay 52/1
  • Ladies cricket team about 1910, area near Weetangera Lane on Peter Shumack's property 'Fernhill' [picture]
  • [191-] 1 negative : glass, 1/2 plate ; 12.0 x 16.4 cm.
  • Part of Alan Pooley, 'The Pines', collection of photographs of the Canberra region [picture].
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Title
Ladies cricket team about 1910, area near Weetangera Lane on Peter Shumack's property 'Fernhill' [picture]
Date
[191-]
Extent
1 negative : glass, 1/2 plate ; 12.0 x 16.4 cm.
Series
  • Alan Pooley, 'The Pines', collection of photographs of the Canberra region.
Summary
Back row: Kit Moore, Mabel Smith, Myra Potter, Katy O'Brien, Una Southwell, Pop Shumack. Front row: Marie Maloney, Bella Southwell, Vera Curran, Olive Butt, Jane Moore.
Notes
Part of collection: Alan Pooley, 'The Pines', collection of photographs of the Canberra region.

Title from descriptive list.

"It was customary for a women's team to play the men once a year - women used a cricket bat, the men a pick handle"--Descriptive list.

Condition: Discolouration along edge.

orange spot near centre.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-vn3117011
Subject
  • Cricket players -- Australian Capital Territory -- Portraits.
  • Women athletes -- Australian Capital Territory -- Portraits.
Occupation
  • Cricketers.
Identifier
nla.pic-vn3117011
Bib id
vn3117011
Call number(s)
  • PIC/8852/47 LOC Bay 52/1 *
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