Arthur McKee, owner of McKee’s Museum of Sunken Treasure, and Jackie Sweeting, July 1957
Big Pine Inn, Big Pine Key circa 1950
Fish caught on the Mae West, circa 1940
A day’s catch on the Mae West with Captain Johnnie Wes, circa 1960
Treasure hunters, Plantation Key
Women view an alligator up close at Blue Hole, 1978
Three men and their Jewfish (I’m sorry “Goliath Grouper”), circa 1970
Hurricane damage, September 1919
Playing catch in the street in Key West, 1935.
Source: Dale M. McDonald Collection
Boat grounded at Christmas Tree Island, also known as Wisteria Island. The island was created at the turn of the twentieth century due to the U.S. Navy’s dredging of Key West harbor.
Source: Cory McDonald Collection