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Photograph - Beechworth Cricket XI, Framed, circa 1930 Image Reg. No: SH 923130

Framed photograph of The Asylum Cricket Team who won the Beechworth District Cricket Association Competition in 1929-30, 1930-31, and 1931-32. The cricket team were associated with Mayday Hills, a mental health hospital in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930.
Black and white photograph of a cricket team, posing with bats and a shield, in front of a banner reading "Premiers." The photograph has two hand-written labels listing the names of the players. Photograph is in wooden frame, without glass.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital, 1992
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.00 cm (Height), 25.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, sport, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: sport
Inscriptions: L.H.Maher, Beechworth (the name of the photographer). Handwritten names of the team members.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Made: Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930
Place & Date Used: Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930

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