Sports - Aquaplaning, archery, badminton, basketball & billiards

Date
1932-1946
Ref
PAColl-0785-1-220
Description

Photographs taken for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance, 1930s-1940s.

First New Zealand women's basketball team to visit another country photographed on eve of their departure for Australia, 1938; M Matangi (captain) with autograph hunter. Mrs R M Smith (Secretary NZ Basketball Association) photographed with Mrs H D Muir (president) and Miss G Miles (Tournament secretary), Sep 1937.

Group photographs of women's basketball teams, 1939 (all players named) - Canterbury (1st grade), Wanganui (3rd grade), Southland (Senior), West Coast (3rd grade), South Canterbury (2nd grade).

Eastern Southland women's hockey team who were runners-up at NZWHA championship, 1939 (all named)

Billiard players - Clark McConachy, Walter Lindrum, Horace Lindrum, Tom Newman, H F Mclean, C Mason, Willie Swinhoe (aged 10), A Bowie, Angus Duncan, A Albertson, A M Burke.

Aqua-planing display at Mercer Regatta, 1937; women archers including members of Dunedin Archery Club, 1941; archers at Jubilee Park, 1940.

Interior of The Moorings, 31 Glenbervie Terrace, Thorndon, Wellington, including nautical billiard room.

Badminton players and teams - P Hawksworth & Miss M Edmondson, 1936; Misses N Fleming & M Kerr, 1938; badminton courts, Hamilton, 1938; Miss Ramsay & Mrs Wren, 1938; Mr Holroyd, Miss B Babbage, Mr N Hay-Campbell & Miss T Greaves (Wanganui team), 1938; Mr Lewis, Miss Kerr, Mr Pearce, Mr & Mrs Hawksworth, 1939; South Island & Otago Badminton Championships (J Steven, Miss Jane Hay, Mavis Kerr, L Swallow), 1939; Canterbury badminton team to meet Australia (all named), Jun 1938; women members of Australian badminton team, Jun 1938; Australian badminton team on arrival, Jun 1938; group photo of Australian and Hawke's Bay teams (undated); J D Shale & H Dallimore of Auckland (undated); Miss M Wade & Miss A Dempster (undated)..

Quantity: 57 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin prints

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57 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin prints
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Willie Smith congratulating Walter Lindrum - Photograph taken by Fox Photos London
Date: February 1930 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-05 Description: English billiards champion, Willie Smith, congratulates Australian billiards champion, Walter Lindrum. Photographed by Fox photos, London, in February 1930....
Billiards players Tom Newman and Walter Lindrum
Date: June 1931 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-01 Description: Australian billiards champion Walter Lindrum (right), and Tom Newman, British billiards champion. Photographed by Photopress, London in June 1931. Publishe...
Billiards players Walter Lindrum and Tom Newman
Date: April 1932 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-04 Description: Australian billiards champion Walter Lindrum, and Tom Newman, British billiards champion In New York City. They are in the process of playing a 12 session h...
Portrait of New Zealand billiards champion Clark McConachy
Date: [ca1920] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-07 Description: Portrait of New Zealand champion professional billiards player Clark McConachy as a young man. He is dressed for play, and holds a que and chalk. Photograp...
Billiards champions Walter Lindrum and Joe Davis with supporters
Date: October 1931 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-03 Description: Billiards champions Walter Lindrum (Australia) and Joe Davis (England) chatting with supporters. Those present are from left: A M Tracy, president of the Au...
Billiards players Walter Lindrum and Tom Newman with Lord Lonsdale
Date: November 1930 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-02 Description: Australian billiards champion Walter Lindrum, and Tom Newman, British billiards champion, with Lord Lonsdale (Hugh Lowther). Photographed by Photopress, Lon...
The New Zealand representative women's basketball team
Date: 1938 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-09 Description: The New Zealand representative women's basketball (netball) team, 1938. Margaret Martangi (captain) is centre front. Photographed by an unknown photographe...
Margaret Matangi, captain of the New Zealand women's basketball team
Date: 1938 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-220-08 Description: Margaret Matangi with a child on the steps of a building. Photographed by an unknown photographer in 1938. This photograph was published in the New Zealand...