Scrap book, Australian Bowlers Tour of British Isles - 1901

Object Type
Documents and books/Book/Scrap book
Date Used
Jun 1901
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Green book with an ornate design of black, gold and blue colours on the cover. A photo of a cherub leaning on a cloud on an angle in the centre. Inside are discoloured blank pages. Newspaper clippings documenting the Australian tour of England, Ireland and Scotland, the English teams return from Canada and the Scottish Bowling Championship are glued throughout the book. Text reads, in part, "RECORD OF TOUR / FIRST TEAM / AUSTRALIAN BOWLERS / TO VISIT / ENGLAND, / SCOTLAND AND IRELAND...".
0 - Whole: H: 401 W: 305 D: 25mm (H: 15 13/16 W: 12 D: 1")
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Date Used
Jun 1901
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Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Mr O Miller & Miss M I Miller.




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