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Photograph - Beechworth Cricket XI, Framed, circa 1930 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 Mental Hospital, 1992
|Dimensions:||20.00 cm (Height), 25.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, sport|
|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|
|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 Mental Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930|