Cream coloured card certificate with green and faded gold text, surround by a green border composed of the shields of Australia's six states. The certificate was awarded to Shirley Strickland, in recognition of her Australian Record of 57.4 seconds for the 440 yards January 4, 1950, at Norwood Oval Adelaide.
H: 176 W: 253mm (H: 6 15/16 W: 9 15/16")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Australian Womens Amateur Athletic Union
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.