Hodgson Cricket Collection Archive DH

Dated 1938-2010

Extent: 104 items 2 large boxes

Description
This collection contains correspondence and books on Cricket in Yorkshire collected by him.
Admin History
Material collected by Derek Hodgson in the course of his interests and book research.

Derek Hodgson is a well-known Cricket writer, sports journalist and historian. He is also former president of the Cricket Writer's club. Furthermore, Derek wrote 'the Carnegie Official history of Yorkshire County Cricket Club', published in 2009.

He was born in Morley, Leeds. He is a fan and member of Yorkshire County Cricket Club since 1948. He also follows Manchester United and Liverpool Football clubs, on which he has also written books.

Sources
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/international/theashes/5874032/Andrew-Flintoff-and-Hedley-Verity-two-very-different-Ashes-heroes.html http://catalogue.bl.uk/F/H8TJBH1UTPL4CT39PPA4BV7D7JQC9S5SDKGGJ63XSVPQ8TVE77-29174?func=full-set-set&set_number=079026&set_entry=000002&format=999
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/features/derek_s_amazing_innings_1_2340362

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