- View of the shantyboat "Lazy Bones" docked in La Belle, Florida.
- Photographed during a shanty boat cruise from Ft. Myers to Clewiston between December 28, 1947 and January 6, 1948.
- Joseph Janney Steinmetz was a world-renowned commercial photographer whose images appeared in such publications as the Saturday Evening Post, Life, Look, Time, Holiday, Collier's, and Town & Country. His work has been referred to as "an American social history," which documented diverse scenes of American life from affluent northeasterners to middle-class Floridians. Steinmetz moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Sarasota, Florida in 1941.
- 1 transparency - col. - 4 x 5 in.
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