National Geographic : 1920 May
A VIEW OF THE WATER FRONT AT VALLETTA, SHOWING A PART OF THE BRITISH MEDITERRANEAN FLEET ATANCHOR Photographs byS.L.Cassar GRAND HARBOR AND THE BRITISH SALUTING BATTERY IN THE FOREGROUND: MALTA Malta has been a British possession for more than a hundred years. Valletta, its capital, is one of the most important ports ofcall intheworld and is the base and resort for repair and refitment of the British fleet in the Mediterranean. The entrance oftheharbor istotheleft. Asteamer can be seen departing through the narrows.