Scrapbook: New Zealand cricket team tour of the UK, 1937; New Zealand Cricket Co...

Name/Title

Scrapbook: New Zealand cricket team tour of the UK, 1937

About this object

This scrapbook contains cuttings from a variety of English papers covering the New Zealand tour of the United Kingdom in 1937. Notable features include:

Various cartoons of the team, including a striking one from MAC;
Cartoons of individual players including Curly Page and Martin Donnelly;
Assessments of the capabilities of the team at the beginning and end of the tour;
A sequence of photographs illustrating Jack Cowie's bowling action;
A special feature on Tom Lowry;
Reports of the games played by the tourists, including the Test matches.

Maker

New Zealand Cricket Council

Maker Role

Producer

Date Made

1937

Medium and Materials

Bound in large scrapbook. "New Zealand Cricket Tour, 1937" is inscribed in gilt on the front cover.

Inscription and Marks

Some of the newspapers are identified by handwritten notes

Measurements

424mm (L) x 320mm (W)

Collection

New Zealand Cricket Collection

Credit Line

New Zealand Cricket Museum, nzcricketmuseum.co.nz

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.8.36

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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