Postcard of treasure hunter Art McKee standing in front of his museum - Plantation Key, Florida

Postcard of treasure hunter Art McKee standing in front of his museum - Plantation Key, Florida


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  • AM0063

Year

  • 19--

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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.

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  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

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Postcard of treasure hunter Art McKee standing in front of his museum - Plantation Key, Florida
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Postcard of treasure hunter Art McKee standing in front of his museum - Plantation Key, Florida. 19--. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/63309>, accessed 11 December 2016.

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Postcard of treasure hunter Art McKee standing in front of his museum - Plantation Key, Florida. 19--. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 11 Dec. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/63309>.

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(State Archives of Florida)