General photographs of Mauritius, 1960s

Scope and Content

A collection of loose prints approximately measuring 190 x 240 mm, with typescript captions on the reverse.

Administrative / Biographical History

The British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) was the exclusive British state airline from 1939 until 1946 and the long-haul British state airline from 1946.

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

Received by the Royal Commonwealth Society 23 January 1967.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Alternative Form Available

This collection is available on microfiche: Africa, fiche number 130.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Additional Information

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

British Overseas Airways Corporation