Malta photographs taken by Pauline Fothergill

Scope and Content

A collection of photographs of memorials, buildings and monuments in Malta. Pauline Fothergill paid several visits to Malta and, at the Librarian's request, took photographs of a number of local memorials. The following list is, firstly, of negatives (1-42) and later of prints (43-72), some of which were taken from the negatives. 1-30 are black and white negatives, 31-42 colour. 43-72 are mostly black and white prints.

Administrative / Biographical History

Pauline Fothergill (née Ramsden) was a member of RCS Library staff filling the post of Cataloguer between July 1965 and January 1968, and then Deputy Librarian until October 1969.

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 (


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Related Material

Many photographs from this collection were used as illustrations for RCMS 62, 'Maltese Memorials'.

Additional Information

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

Fothergill, Pauline, fl 1965-1969