Real photo postcard of the 1907 "Canadian Lacrosse Team"
Real photo postcard of the 1907 "Canadian Lacrosse Team"
Real photo postcard of the 1907 "Canadian Lacrosse Team"

Real photo postcard of the 1907 "Canadian Lacrosse Team"

np, 1907. Paperback. Very Good. Item #21-2759

3.5 x 5.5". Postally used, edgewear and creasing, album removal marks, light scratches on front else good. One penny South Australian stamp still present. Dated Aug. 16/07, message reads "Received my first Canadian mail today yours included. Will write later on. We leave for the West Australian parts tomorrow. This snap shot was taken in the famous Melbourne Cricket Grounds. My best to all. Tom". Removal marks cover "the" and part of "Cricket". Sent to Mr. Wm. Gerow? Midland, Ontario. The Canadian Lacrosse team was invited to tour Australia in 1907 by the South Australia Cricket Association. This was to be the first visit of an international lacrosse team to this continent. One of their several stops was at Melbourne's Cricket Club Grounds where the team played two test matches, winning both. The team (in uniform) and coach are seated on/next to wooden benches in front of a brick wall- Cricket Grounds? Extremely SCARCE image.

Price: $150.00

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