Newspaper clippings detailing Dave Strickland's athletic successes, c1900s

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Newspaper/Clipping
Date Used
17 Mar 1948

Brief Description
Small page with two small clippings affixed. The leftmost is a clipping from an unknown newspaper, regarding Dave Strickland's (Shirley's father) winning the Stawell Gift in 1900. No heading, first line reads in part A SEARCH THROUGH OLD BULLETIN FILES/ BROUGHT TO LIGHT THE FOLLOWING, WHICH/ APPEARED ON THIS PAGE IN MAY, 1900:..
The rightmost clipping is partly stuck over the typewritten words FROM SYDNEY/ "BULLETIN"/ MARCH 17/'48./ CHEERIO, and signed 'Reg'. The article is entitled FORTY YEARS AGO/ FROM THE "MINER" OF/ NOVEMBER 28, 1907, and talks about Dave Strickland losing the 'jumping events'.
H: 139 W: 210mm (H: 5 1/2 W: 8 1/4")
Date Used
17 Mar 1948
In storage
Registration No
Credit Line
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.



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