Group assembled with great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks - Key West, Florida.

Group assembled with great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks - Key West, Florida.


Image Number

  • DM1350

Year

  • 1956

Date Note

  • Photographed on May 22, 1956.

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Photo of great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks, in 110 feet of water, at an old 'Mutton Snapper' fishing hole. The shark had to be removed from the water using a tow truck. The shark weighed 2,300 lbs!"
  • "Original photo taken by the late Art Stickel. Mr. Stickel was a fixture on the charterboat docks for many years, his photos are prized possessions by the Captains and crew members who possess them. They feature some of the all time great fish catches in Key West, Florida."
  • "Pictured with the shark are mate Earl Barnett, at left in glasses, and Capt. Tommy Lones, owner of the 'Gulf Stream II', pictured holding the pectoral fin."

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Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

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Group assembled with great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks - Key West, Florida.
Group assembled with great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks - Key West, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Stickel, Art. Group assembled with great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks - Key West, Florida. 1956. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/98691>, accessed 19 July 2019.

MLA

Stickel, Art. Group assembled with great white shark caught off the Western Dry Rocks - Key West, Florida. 1956. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/98691>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Stickel)