Joe Jefferson's houseboat (The Wanderer) on New River- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Joe Jefferson's houseboat (The Wanderer) on New River- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/1159
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Title

  • Joe Jefferson's houseboat (The Wanderer) on New River- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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  • PR01187

Year

  • ca 1917

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General Note

  • The Wanderer actually belonged to the naturalist Charles B. Cory, who brought it to south Florida in the 1890s. Actor Joseph Jefferson was a frequent guest there. Cory abandoned the boat and it remained docked on the river until it was destroyed by the 1926 hurricane.

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  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 10 in.

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