Treasure hunter Art McKee, at bottom, using hydraulic dredge under ballast pile of "El Capitana" - Florida Keys, Florida

63396
Date
Between 1955 and 1965
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0156
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Treasure hunter Art McKee in Desco mask using hydraulic dredge on "El Capitana" wreck - Florida Keys, Florida

63402
Date
Between 1955 and 1965
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0163
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Art in tennis shoes on El Capitana.

63403
Date
Between 1955 and 1965
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0165
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Treasure hunter Art McKee, left, and unknown diver working on "El Capitana" wreck - Florida Keys, Florida

63405
Date
Between 1955 and 1965
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0167
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge on the beach - Stuart, Florida

31644
Date
1904
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC08702
The remains of the shipwrecked "Valentine" are in the foreground.

People watches a shipwreck near Hutchinson Island's Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge - Stuart, Florida

31645
Date
189-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC08703
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

A couple stands next to the wreck near Hutchinson Island's Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge - Stuart, Florida

31646
Date
189-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC08704
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Treasure hunter Art McKee using water jet hose during excavation of the Looe Key wreck in the summer of 1951 - Florida Keys, Florida

63262
Date
1951
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0014A
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Unidentified men work on wreck site of the Capitana, El Rubi Segundo - Plantation Key, Florida

74343
Date
1957
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C024800
Shipwrecks

Capsized yacht "Nohab" in the aftermath of the 1926 hurricane - Miami, Florida

25591
Date
1926
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC01704
Shipwrecks

Yacht "Nohab" damaged by 1926 hurricane - Miami, Florida.

41202
Date
1926
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC20021
Shipwrecks

Yacht "Nohab" beached by the 1926 hurricane.

153836
Date
1926
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
N045889
Shipwrecks

Submerged yacht "Nohab" damaged during the hurricane of 1926 - Miami, Florida

159894
Date
1926
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PC2133
Shipwrecks

The ship "Nohab," washed ashore by a hurricane - Miami, Florida

160757
Date
1926
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PC2902
Shipwrecks

Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge - Stuart, Florida

33730
Date
ca 1962
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
RC11182
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Day for scrubbing turtles at House of Refuge - Stuart, Florida

79894
Date
1962
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C038631
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Day for scrubbing turtles at House of Refuge - Stuart, Florida

79895
Date
1962
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C038632
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Zoe Ellen Parker scrubbing turtle at House of Refuge - Stuart, Florida

79896
Date
1962
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C038633
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Front view of the House of Refuge Museum - Stuart, Florida

82544
Date
1965
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C651562
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Close-up view of the House of Refuge Museum - Stuart, Florida

85706
Date
1970
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
C676348
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Communications paddles - Stuart, Florida

162039
Date
19--?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PC4142
from the coast's numerous shipwrecks. The Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge was opened in 1876 on a piece

Treasure hunter Art McKee swimming underwater - Plantation Key, Florida

63251
Date
1954
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0004
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

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

63282
Date
Not before 1948
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0034
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

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

63283
Date
Not before 1948
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0035
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Treasure hunter Art McKee in dive gear to repair pipeline - Moser Channel, Florida

63284
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0036
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Treasure hunter Art McKee in scuba gear working underwater - Florida Keys, Florida

63293
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0045
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

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

63309
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0063
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Treasure hunter Art McKee being suited for Moser Channel project

63316
Date
1942
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0070
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Treasure hunter Art McKee wearing suit for tide diving - Moser Channel, Florida

63317
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0071
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

Art being suited for Moser Channel project.

63318
Date
1942
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
AM0072
Hunter's Treasure Hunter," McKee pioneered salvage work on historic shipwrecks in the days before scuba

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