Score book, McConchie Cricket Club c1908-1934 + 2 loose inserts

Object Type
Documents and books/Book/Record book/Score book
Documents and books/Document/Letter/Note paper
Date Used
1908-1934
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Brief Description
Thick book with rounded spine and thick cover covered in green material and tan suede. The edges of the book have been decorated with a paisley pattern in multiple colours. The book is lined and filled with handwritten records of scorecards of matches between McConchie XI and other teams, most seem to be teams from around Melbourne. The matches range from 1908-1934.
One page note, written in pencil on white paper, found between pages 741 and 742 of the scorebook . The note is dated 31/12/37 and is written to Alan Morrie (?) from Reg, informing him that he's gone to the cricket and he'll see him soon. Blotter paper found between pages 641 and 642 of the score book . It has many blue ink stains.
Measurements
scorebook: H: 344 W: 236 D: 76mm (H: 13 9/16 W: 9 5/16 D: 3")
note: H: 209 W: 132mm (H: 8 1/4 W: 5 3/16")
blotting paper: H: 199 W: 124mm (H: 7 13/16 W: 4 7/8")
Date Used
1908-1934
Location
In storage
Registration No
M7549.2
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Rex McConchie

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