Library of Congress: 2010044676
Keywords: 1622 Fleet, Atocha, Santa Margarita
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5” x 8.5”
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by SeaStory Press, Key West, Florida (2010), in paperback.
Description: This book is a primer on the coins recovered from the 1622 Fleet. It includes the history of the “Spanish dollar”, cleaning and grading the coins, the assayers of each mint, and pictures examples of coins from the Mexico City, Lima, Potosi, Panama City, Santa Fe de Bogota, and Cartagena mints.
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Mel Fisher, Atocha, Santa Margarita, 1622 Fleet, Henrietta Marie, St. Johns Wreck, Artifacts
Size: 11.25” x 8.75”
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society, Key West, Florida (2004), in hardback with a dust jacket and paperback.
Description: This well-illustrated book tells the story of the Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society and its various projects over the past 22 years…the “Atocha”, the “Santa Margarita”, the salve ship “Henrietta Marie”, and the St. Johns (Bahamas) wreck (believed to be the “Santa Clara”). Many artifacts are pictured.
Comments: Xeroxed and stapled
Size: 8.25” x 11”
Editions: The second revised edition (stated) was published by the Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University, Tempe (1978), as a stapled Xerox copy. It is unknown when the first edition was published.
Description: This bibliography includes books, articles, and publications relating to underwater archaeology, artifacts, scuba, shipwrecks, wreck sites, submersibles, and treasure trove published between 1960 and 1978.