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Guatemala Nicaragua
First posted on June 16th 2002, last revised on November 22nd 2010







Spanish conquest in the 1520s. Part of the Captaincy of Guatemala 1538-1821. Part of the United Provinces of Central America 1821-1839; independent since 1839. One of the "Banana Republics".







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WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles Modern from CIA World Factbook; BBC Country Profiles; World Desk Reference; Index Mundi, Nations Encyclopedia, from Central American Business Consultants
Article : Honduras, from Wikipedia
Library of Congress, Country Studies : Honduras
Culture of Honduras, from Every Culture
Historical International Bureau of the American Republics, Honduras : a Handbook (1892), posted on Internet Archive
E,G, Squier, Honduras: Descriptive, Historical, and Statistical (1870), posted on Internet Archive
C. Charles, Honduras: the land of great depths (1890), posted on Internet Archive
H. Jalhay, La republique de Honduras: notice historique, geografique et statistique (1901) in French, posted on Internet Archive
Links General from LANIC; from Library of Congress, Portals to the World; from BUBL; from Sources and General Resources on Latin America
Category : Honduras, from Wikipedia
on History from Virtual Library History; Category : History of Honduras, from Wikipedia
Honduras entries, from Double Standards
Organizations
Historical Dictionaries
Portals
Timelines from BBC News; from timelines.ws
Accounts of History Modern from Wikipedia; from Speedy Look (written in France); from honduras.com (biographies of Lempira, Morazan); from Aeroflight
Historical H.H. Bancroft, History of Central America, vol.1 (1887), vol.2 (1887), vol.3 (1887), posted on Internet Archive
Specific Periods
Politics Politics of Honduras, from Wikipedia; Political Resources on the Net : Honduras
Governments on the WWW : Honduras
Category : Elections in Honduras, from Wikipedia
Military Wars of Honduras 1800-1999, from Armed Conflict Events Data
Orders, Decorations and Medals of Honduras, from ODM
Honduran Air Arms, from Scramble; Honduras Air Force, from Aeroflight. World Air Forces
Latin American Para-Military Groups : Morazanist Pariotic Front, from Global Security
Economy & Finances Entry Honduras, from Global History of Currencies, by Bryan Taylor
Article Economy of Honduras, Category : Economy of Honduras, from Wikipedia
History of the Banana Trade in Honduras, from La Celba
Honduras : The Banana Industry, from Global Exchange
History of Tobacco in Honduras, from Camacho Cigars
Toni Solo, The "free trade" history eraser ? Honduras, maquilas and popular protest in Latin America, posted by Double Standards
E. Fletes, Commercial directory of Honduras, 1911, posted on Internet Archive
Social History Honduras, from Crime and Society. a Comparative Criminology Tour of the World by R. Winslow
Brief History of the Organization, from The committee of relatives of the disappeared in Honduras
Ethnography Languages of Honduras (10), from Ethnologue
Category Languages of Honduras, from Wikipedia
Honduras : Black Karibs, Indigenous People, from Minorities at Risk
World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples : Honduras
Honduras, pp.796-797 in G.G. Chisholm, The world as it is; a popular account of the countries and peoples of the earth 1884, IA
Honduras, pp.2621-2632 in vol.4A of J.A. Hammerton, Peoples of All Nations, c.1920, illustrated, IA
Religion Chronology of Catholic Dioceses : Honduras, from Kirken i Norge
Category : Religion in Honduras, from Wikipedia
Patron Saint Index : Honduras
The Virtual Jewish History Tour : Honduras
History of the Jewish Community of Honduras, from UJCL
Honduras, from GAMEO (Mennonites)
Honduras, from Association of Religion Data Archives
History of Regions Article Departments of Honduras, Municipalities of Honduras from Wikipedia
Departments of Honduras, from www.statoids.com; Municipalities of Honduras, from www.statoids.com
David Evans, History of Roatan Island
Swan Islands of Honduras
Historic Utila, from About Utila
Local History Municipalities of Honduras, from Wikipedia
Tegucigalpa : History, from Wikipedia
Institutions Honduras, from Airline History
Structurae : Nicaragua
Search Lighthouse Explorer for Honduras
E.G. Squier, Honduras Interoceanic Railway: Preliminary Report (1854), IA
Culture Articles Honduras at the Olympics, Sport in Honduras, Football in Honduras, from Wikipedia
Biographies List of Hondurans, from Wikipedia
Search NNDB for Honduras
Others International Boundary Studies, search for Honduras
Honduras, from Alcohol and Drugs History Society
Disaster History : Honduras, from Relief Web; Honduras' History with Tropical Systems, from Hurricane City
Neotropic Ecoregion, from WWF
World Casino Directory : Honduras

WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Historical Data Lists of Statesmen from Honduras by Ben Cahoon; from Honduras, by B. Schemmel; from Honduras, by Enno Schulz, illustrated
Lists of Ambassadors Embajadores de Mexico en Honduras, from Acervo Historico Diplomatico
Lists of Consuls Political Graveyard : Costa Rica, has incomplete list of U.S. consuls
Lists of Bishops
Statistical Data Responsible Institution Instituto Nacional de Estadistica de Honduras
Population Figures Historical Population Statistics : Honduras, from Population Statistics by Jan Lahmeyer
Population of the New World : Central America, pp.81-83 in Memoirs Read before the Anthropological Society of London, 1865, GB
Exchange Rates Historical Exchange Rates, from Oanda, since 1990
Economic Indicators Economic Indicators, from Trading Economics, since 1995
Election Results from Honduras; from IFES Election Guide
IPU Election Archive : Honduras, Congreso Nacional 1971, 1981, 1985, 1989, 1993, 1997, 2001, 2005
Hemerotheques
Selected Articles World History Archives : The History of Honduras, recent newspaper articles
Modern Newspapers Newspapers and News Media : Honduras, from ABYZ; from Online Newspapers, from World Newspapers, from Worldpress.org (links)
Image Databanks Systematic Collections
General
Systematic Collections
Specialist
About Utila : Photo Gallery - Utila Historical
Accidental Collections
Universal Collections
Items on Honduras
License Plates, from Francoplaque, from License Plates around the World
Passports of Honduras, from World Passports
Airline Timetable Images : SAHSA, TACA de Honduras, TAN
Search Scripophily for Honduras
Archival Deposits Honduras Documentation Project, from National Security Archive
Honduras, p.202 in Guide to the Materials in London Archives for the History of the United States since 1783, 2010, GB
Constitutions, Laws Constitution of 1982, from honduras.net, in Spanish
List of Ratifications of International Labour Conventions by Honduras, from ILO, 22 docs. since 1919
Treaties Tratados y Convenios, posted by Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores in Spanish
Environmental Treaties : Honduras, from Pop Planet
Honduras, pp.880-981 in vol.8 of Treaties and Other International Agreements of the United States of America 1776-1949, 1971, GB
Consular Reports
Chamber of Commerce Reports
Document Collections Documents relative to Central American affairs, and the enlistment question, 1856, GB
Historical Maps Responsible Authority SERNA, Cartografia Ambiental
collections Mapas e Foto Satellite de Honduras, posted by Zonu
Category : Maps of the History of Honduras, from Wikimedia
Honduras Maps, PCL, UTexas
Search David Rumsey Map Collection for Central America, Honduras
Category : Old Maps of Central America, Maps of the History of Central America, from Wikimedia Commons
Historical Map Archive : Historical Maps of Central America
PRINT : Carolyn Hall, Hector Perez Brignoli, Historical Atlas of Central America, Norman : University of Oklahoma Press 2003 [G]
Central America, Modern Map : Mesoamerican Languages, from Titus
Central America, Contemporary Map of Central America 1892, from Perry Castaneda Library, UTexas
Honduras, Modern
Honduras, Contemporary
Detail, Modern
Detail, Contemporary
Historical
Encyclopedia Entries
Secular Articles Honduras, Tegucigalpa, from EB 1911
Articles Honduras, Tegucigalpa, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Religious Central America, from New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge
Economic Gülich, Gustav von, Geschichtliche Darstellung des Handels, der Gewerbe und des Ackerbaus der bedeutenden handeltreibenden Staaten unserer Zeit (Historical Description of Trade, Industry and Agriculture of the Important Trading States of Our Time), Jena : Frommann 6 vol.s 1830-1845, chapter : Das vormals Spanische Amerika : Guatemala and Central America, vol.4 1844 pp.112-113, posted by DTBSWS
Captaincy General of Guatemala, pp.1154-1155; Spanish American Republics : Central America, or Guatemala pp.1233-1241 in vol.3 of J. MacGregor, Commercial Statistics, 1847, GB
W.H. Weed, The Copper Mines of the World 1907, Honduras p.205
Geographical The Isthmus of Panama and Nicaragua, pp.109-119; Central America pp.119-136 in G. Long et al., America and the West Indies: geographically described, 1845, GB
Central America, pp.551-556 in W. Hughes, A manual of geography, 1861, GB
Honduras, p.186 in A. Harris, A geographical hand book, 1862, GB
Central America, pp.565-570 in W.L. Bevan, The student's manual of modern geography, 1869, GB
Honduras p.442 in J. MacFarlane, Economic geography, c. 1910, GB
Ethnological Central America pp.156-186, in vol.11 of L.H. Gray, The Mythology of all Races, 1920, GB
The Chiriqui Potters and Veragua Goldsmiths pp.280-281 in A.H. Keane, The World's Peoples: A Popular Account of Their Bodily & Mental Characters , 1908, GB
Historical
Other Bradshaw's railway manual, shareholders' guide and official directory for 1867 (vol.19) : Honduras (Inter-Oceanic), p.419, GB
Parliamentary Debates Hansard (British Parliament)
Tour Guides, Travelogues F. Boyle, A ride across a continent: wanderings through Nicaragua and Costa Rica, 1868, GB
R.G. Dunlop, Travels in Central America: being a journal of nearly three years' residence, 1847, GB
J. Fröbel, Seven years' travel in Central America, northern Mexico, and the far West of the United States, 1859, GB
Residence Memoirs
Institutions Archives, Musea, Libraries Libraries in Honduras, from LibDex
Official Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flag, from FOTW : Honduras; Coat of Arms, from International Civic Heraldry
National Anthem, from David's National Anthem Reference Page
Coins, Banknotes Banknotes of Honduras, from World Currency Museum, from Ron Wise's World Paper Money
Collections of Coins : Honduras, bilingual Russian-English page
Honduras Coins, from World Coin Gallery; Search Coin Archives for Honduras; Honduras, from Encyclopedia of Small Silver Coins
Stamps Rare Argentina Stamps, from Sandafayre Stamp Gallery, Stamps Honduras Stamps 1866-1925, from Stamps Catalogue 1840-1920 by Evert Klaseboer

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Bibliographies general Search ISBN Database
on Honduras survey of bibliographies
bibliographic database
general bibliographies from The Online Books Page
Bibliography Honduras, from NNDB
Bibliografia historica hondurena (1)
annual bibliographies
specialist bibliographies Brief Bibliography of Copan, Honduras, from about.com
Food and Culture (a bibliography), by R.T. Dirks, click on Central America
serial publications
general bibliographies
Honduras entries
Library of Congress HLAS Online Handbook of Latin American Studies (Bibliography)
Latin American Books
Online Bibliography on Latin American Environmental History
booksellers
Online Libraries general Google Books; Internet Archives; Gutenberg Library Online; HathiTrust; Gallica
Biblioteca Digital Hispanica; Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
International Boundary Studies
TDX (Theses from Spanish Universities Online; almost exclusively in Spanish)
on Honduras
Thesis Server TDX (Theses from Spanish Universities Online; almost exclusively in Spanish); search for Costa Rica
Online Journals General Directory of Open Access Journals
On Central America Dialogos. Revista Electronica in Spanish, on Costa Rican & Central American Historiography
Revista de Historia 2004, 2005 online
Historiography Article : Latin American Historiography (excluding Mexico and Brazil) - Writing on the precolonial and colonial periods from the sixteenth century to the present day, by G.L. Vasquez, pp.534-542, Article : Latin American Historiography (excluding Mexico and Brazil) - The National Period, 1820-1990, pp.542-545 in vol.2 of A Global Encyclopedia of Historical Writing, NY 1998 [G]
General Accounts Chapter IX : The Banana Republics, pp.131-146, in : John Gunther, Inside Latin America, NY : Harper & Bros. 1940 [G]
Specific Topics L. Bethell, Central America since Independence, Cambridge : UP 1991 [G]
Historical Dictionaries
Historical Atlas Carolyn Hall, Hector Perez Brignoli, Historical Atlas of Central America, Norman : University of Oklahoma Press 2003 [G]
Statistical Data IHS : B.R. Mitchell, International Historical Statistics. The Americas 1750-2000, London : Palgrave 2003 [G]
Yearbook Entries Article : Central America, in : The American Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important Events 1863 pp.173-174 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1913 pp.1086-1087 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Statesman's Year Book 1878 pp.546-549, 1895 pp.669-671, 1898 pp.667-670, 1901 pp.755-758, 1905 pp.822-827 [G]
Article : Central America, in : International Year Book 1898 pp.169-171 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : International Year Book 1898 pp.397-398 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Appleton's Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important Events 1886 pp.423-424, 1894 pp.357-358 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1919 pp.975-981, 1924 pp.1004-1008, 1925 pp.1011-1015, 1926 pp.980-985, 1928 pp.1001-1006, 1929 pp.986-990, 1932 pp.994-998, 1937 pp.1026-1030, 1943 pp.996-1001 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Americana Annual 1927 pp.408-409, 1928 pp.365-366, 1930 pp.374-376, 1931 pp.374-375, 1932 pp.338-339, 1933 pp.370, 372-373, 1934 pp.291-292, 1935 pp.345-346, 1936 pp.344-345, 1937 pp.337-338, 1938 pp.326-327, 1939 pp.358-359, 1940 pp.367-368, 1943 p.348, 1944 pp.323-324, 1945 pp.344-345, 1946 p.351 [G]
Article : Central America, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1944 pp.167-168, 1945 pp.168-169 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1944 p.339, 1945 p.341 [G]
Article Honduras, from Britannica Book of the Year 1946, pp.369-370, 1947, pp.382-383, 1948, pp.364-365, 1949, p.322, 1950, p.341, 1951, p.344, 1952, pp.336-337, 1953, p.335, 1954, pp.333-334, 1955, pp.381-382, 1956, pp.320-321, 1957, p.383, 1958, pp.317-318, 1959, pp.317-318, 1960, pp.317-318, 1961, pp.323-324, 1962, pp.314-315, 1963, p.431, 1964, pp.409-410, 1965, p.404, 1966, pp.358-359, 1967, pp.391-392, 1968, pp.395-396, 1969, pp.388-389, 1970, pp.396-397, 1971, p.376 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1970-1971 pp.1012-1016 (data of 1969-1970) [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Americana Annual 1947 pp.324-325, 1957 pp.351-352, 1961 pp.330-332, 1962 pp.326-327, 1963 pp.304-305, 1964 pp.302-303, 1965 p.315, 1967 pp.333-334, 1968 pp.324-325, 1969 p.338, 1970 p.342 [G]
Article Honduras, from Britannica Book of the Year 1972, pp.344-345, 1973, pp.342-343, 1974, p.348, 1975, pp.366-367, 1976, p.397, 1977, p.396, 1978, p.429, 1979, p.421, 1980, pp.425-426, 1981, p.426, 1982, p.423, 1983, pp.418-419, 1984, p.421, 1985, pp.577, 697, 1986, pp.580-581, 694, 1988, pp.504, 615, 1989, pp.504, 616, 1990, pp.519-520, 631 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1975-1976 pp.1006-1009, 1978-1979 pp.574-578, 1980-1981 pp.575-579, 1983-1984 pp.583-587, 1984-1985 pp.584-588, 1985-1986 pp.586-590, 1987-1988 pp.595-599, 1988-1989 pp.597-601, 1989-1990 pp.602-606, 1990-1991 pp.602-606, 1991-1992 pp.601-605, 1992-1993 pp.674-677, 1993-1994 pp.678-682, 1994-1995 pp.670-674, 1995-1996 pp.669-672, 1996-1997 pp.611-614, 1997-1998 pp.621-624, 1998-1999 pp.670-674, 2000 pp.774-778, 2001 pp.752-756, 2002 pp.783-787, 2003 pp.785-789, 2004 pp.788-792, 2005 pp.788-792 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : The World in Figures 1st ed. 1976 pp.132-133, 2nd ed. 1978 pp.132-133, 4th ed. 1984 pp.132-133 [G]
Entry : Background Notes - Honduras pp.163-171, in : Countries of the World and their Leaders Yearbook, 2000, Supplement [G]
Entry : Republic of Honduras, Cabinet p.46, Background Notes : Honduras, pp.661-667, in : Countries of the World and their Leaders Yearbook, 2003 [G]
Article : Honduras, in : Americana Annual 1971 pp.331-332, 1972 p.326, 1973 pp.332-333 [G]
Article : Central America - Honduras, in : Americana Annual 1974 p.165, 1976 pp.162-163, 1989 pp.170-178, 1990 pp.167-174, 1992 pp.178-184, 1993 pp.172-177, 1994 pp.176-180 [G]
Entry : Honduras, pp.540-545 in : IMF, International Financial Statistics Yearbook 2001 [G]