File File 3 - Rugby Union ephemera

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UQFL418-Series C-Subseries 1-File 3


Rugby Union ephemera


  • 1901-1905 (Creation)

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1 folder

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Name of creator


Biographical history

Solicitor Frederick Charles Nicholson was born in 1885. He played Rugby Union for Queensland and Australia, touring New Zealand in 1905. He operated a legal practice in Beaudesert for many years before retiring to Southport in 1950. He passed away in 1975. Fred Nicholson is the grandfather of Dr Michael White.

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Programmes, menus and fixture cards relating to Rugby Union tours in New South Wales and New Zealand in which Fred Nicholson played for Queensland and Australia.

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System of arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright expired.

Language of material

  • English
  • Maori

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One fixture card includes words in Maori.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Several fixture cards are fragile and enclosed in mylar.

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Created, FF, 10-Nov-2020




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Physical storage

  • Box: UQFL418 Box 6