Treasure hunter Art McKee posing in his diving suit

Treasure hunter Art McKee posing in his diving suit


Image Number

  • AM0073

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.

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

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Treasure hunter Art McKee posing in his diving suit
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Chicago Manual of Style

Treasure hunter Art McKee posing in his diving suit. 19--. Black & white photonegative, 5 x 4 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/63319>, accessed 29 August 2016.

MLA

Treasure hunter Art McKee posing in his diving suit. 19--. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 29 Aug. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/63319>.

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(State Archives of Florida)