Full title: [Collection of files on cricket from the Davis Sporting Collection No. 2]
Author/creator: Davis, J. C. (John Corbett), 1870-1941.
Call Numbers: DAVIS SPORTING COLLECTION NO. 2
Record Identifier: 74VKqEGxlJDO
Formats: Clippings, Ephemera, Photographs
Contents: 12 boxes : ill., ports., Cricket 100: 6 folders of souviner booklets, memoranda and articles of association, catalogues and clippings, 1896-1937., Cricket 88: A-B: 'Cricket A' folder on cricket and cricket players -- A.C. Mclarens team (15th), 1901-1902, Australian team, 1889 -- A.I.F. cricket team, 1919-1920 -- Australian team to South Africa, 1935 -- Australian Eleven to England, 1878 -- Barracking, Mr. Blackham's Australian Eleven, 1893 -- Board of control, 'Best of all time in cricket teams', Bats and their manufacturers, 1931-1941 -- Don Bradman, 1931-1949, includes book 'Don Bradman's pictorial test record: England-Australia cricket' by R.M. Davis, 1838-1949., Cricket 89: B-E: Bowling, cricket-books, Collins Eleven, 1903-1933 -- Sir Julian Cahn's team, 1899-1937, Brightening, 1927-1933 -- County championships, 1931 -- 'D general', 1890-1935 -- Joe Darling, 1862-1926 -- Joe Darling's Australian Eleven,1902 -- Douglass' MCC test, 1920-1921 -- English teams in Australia, 1928-1929, includes book 'Test cricket certainties and possibilities for 1928-1929' by M.A. Noble -- English teams in Australasia, 1929-1930, includes tour programme 'M.C.C. Australasian team', 1929-1930 -- English teams in Australia, 1932-1933., Cricket 90: 7 folders on bodyline bowling; folder 2 also includes 'The Leg Theory: Critical analysis of controversy' by Behram P. Mahaluxmiwala, 1928-1936., Cricket 91: Brockwell, W. 'Our trip to the Antipodes: an account of Mr. Stoddart's Team of Cricketers en route to Australia, illustrated with photographs, specially and exclusively contributed to Sporting Sketches' (ca. 1895) -- Rockhampton Cricket Association, Visit of English Team, Season, 1911-1912, Turf Wickets -- All England v New South Wales, 1862., Cricket 92: E-H: English tour of Australia, 1936-1937, includes tour programme 'M.C.C. Australian tour 1936-1937', Souvenir match programme 'M.C.C. visit; Canberra, February, 1937' -- Shaw's English team, 1881-1882 -- 'Cricket G-General', includes official souvenir scoring card from 'Interstate cricket match: Victoria v. South Australia, February 16th, 17th, 19th, 20th, 1923' -- W.G. Grace's team -- S.E. Gregory's Australian Eleven, 1912 -- 'H (General)' -- Lord Hawkes' (G.F. Vernon's) English Team, 10th, 1887-1888 -- Jack Hobb's, includes 'A souvenir of Jack Hobbs' record number of centuries, facts and figures' compiled by S.P. Foenander, 1857-1938., Cricket 93: L-M: Lord's, W.L. Murdoch's 4th Australian Eleven, 1890 -- 'Cricket M (General)' -- 'Mac (General)' -- Douglass's MCC English Test, 1911-1912 -- Melbourne Cricket Club -- Mosman District Cricket Club -- A.O. Jones's English tour, 1907-1908., Cricket 94: 'Cricket-N (General)', includes photograph captioned 'Australians open their tour, Notts v Australians Nottingham today (Thursday)', photograph of E. Newton, photograph of A. Norris -- New South Wales Cricket Union -- New Zealand Cricket Council -- New Zealand Team to England, 1931 -- Noble, M.A. -- Northern District Cricket Club., Cricket 95: O-Q: 'O (General)' -- 'P (General)' -- Paddington Cricket Club -- Professional Cricket -- 'Q (General)' -- Queensland Cricket Association, includes match programme 'R.J. Hartigan's touring team in the South West of Queensland: March 26th to April 12th 1937', Cricket 96: R-S: 'R (General)' -- Record low scores -- 'S (General)' -- Scores -- H.G.N. Scott's team, Shaw's English team, 1884-1887, includes flyer 'Norwood Cricket Club merit list' published by Norwood Cricket Club, Adelaide, 1897., Cricket 97: S: Selectors (English) -- Sheffield Shield -- South African cricket -- South Australia Cricket Association -- Stoddart's English Eleven, 1894-1895 -- Strange happenings in cricket -- Sydney Domain Cricket Ground, includes poster 'The Australian star supplement: the great test matches of 1894-1895' published by W.C. Penfold and Co. general printers, Sydney., Cricket 98: T-Z: 'T (General)' -- Tarrant's team to India, 1935 -- Testimonial matches -- Trumper, Victor -- 'W (General)' -- W.W. Armstrong's Australian Eleven, 1921 -- P.T. Warner's English team, 1903-1904 -- Woodfull's Australian Eleven, 1930 -- Woodfull's Australian team, 1934, includes 'Season 1903-04: Official souvenir of Warner's English team in Australia' published by N.S.W. Bookstall Co., Sydney., Cricket 99: 'Miscellaneous': 16 folders of newspaper cuttings, files on cricket, correspondence, programmes, etc. Covers mainly Australian and English cricket and cricket players, includes 'The Kilbirnie crier' issued under the authority of the Kilbirnie Cricket Club, 20th of April, 1937.
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MMS ID: 991020301119702626