Treasure hunter Art McKee during scuba dive - Plantation Key, Florida

Treasure hunter Art McKee during scuba dive - Plantation Key, Florida


Image Number

  • AM0034

Year

  • Not before 1948

Series Title

General Note

  • Arthur McKee Jr., known as Art "Silver Bar" McKee, was a noted Florida treasure diver for many years and is often referred to as "the father of modern treasure diving." Sometimes called "The Treasure Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba diving became popular.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject


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Treasure hunter Art McKee during scuba dive - Plantation Key, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

Stackpole, Peter, 1913-1997. Treasure hunter Art McKee during scuba dive - Plantation Key, Florida. Not before 1948. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/63282>, accessed 27 July 2016.

MLA

Stackpole, Peter, 1913-1997. Treasure hunter Art McKee during scuba dive - Plantation Key, Florida. Not before 1948. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 27 Jul. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/63282>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Stackpole)