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From the Collection of Netball Victoria 487 King Street West Melbourne Victoria

Description
Team photo of the 1929 Victorian Women's Basketball State Team competing in Adelaide.
Size
30cm x 25cm
Object Registration
0008
Keywords
womens basketball, women's basketball, netball victoria, netball, victoria, 1929, 1920s, victorian team, womens netball, women's netball, sport, vic, netball australia, l.c. mills, jessie barker, ethel mccarthy, edith hull, margaret reilly, evelyn hassey, hazel wilkins, val tasker, nance tregear, elsie johnson
Historical information
The State Team of Victoria competing in the interstate carnival held in Adelaide in 1929.
When Made
1929
Significance
This photo includes some significant people regarding women's basketball (netball) in the 1930s, 40s and even 50s. L.C. Mills was the foundation president of the V.W.B.B.A and gained life membership in 1936, while players such as Edith Hull, Ethel McCarthy and Elsie Johnson would represent Victoria throughout the 1930s.
Inscriptions & Markings
'Interstate B.B Victorian Team Adelaide 1929'
Left to Right: L.C Mills (Foundation President), Jessie Barker, Ethel McCarthy, Edith Hull, Margaret Reilly, Eevelyn Hassey, Hazel Wilkins, Val Tasker, Nance Tregear, Elsie Johnson
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM