Photographs of British Honduras [i.e. Belize], 1911

Scope and Content

A collection of prints measuring approximately 125 x 100 mm. (Six of the photographs are postcards by Avery measuring approximately 135 x 85 mm). The prints are captioned on the reverse. The photographs, which show scenes in and around Belize City and Stann Creek (also known as Dangriga) as well as events during the coronation celebrations for George V in 1911, are sharply defined and of professional quality.

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 F.W. Brunton, 8 January 1912.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Alternative Form Available

This collection is available on microfiche: South America/Caribbean, fiche number 28.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The prints are in good condition.

Additional Information

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

Avery, William F, fl 1890-1930, photographer