Photographs of Malta

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 115 RCS/Y3017G
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English .
  • Physical Description
      9 item(s) 9 images

Scope and Content

Collection of loose prints, photographer unknown. None are captioned, but they have been identified by Miss Lillian Sciberras, Deputy Librarian of the University of Malta, and Michael Ellul, consultant on archives and public records to the National Library of Malta.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Presented by John Robinson, Science Museum, in June 1985.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Alternative Form Available

This collection is available on microfiche: Middle East, fiche number 5.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Badly curled, and the edges have suffered, but the prints are in generally good condition.

Additional Information

This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.

DateText: From the presence of the ferry landing place in 6, Ellul dates them as post 1882, when the Sliema-Valletta ferry began, but not later than 1900..