National Geographic : 1941 Dec
Pan American Photo Service, Inc. Above the Clouds, a Pan American Airways Strato-Clipper Wings over Elliott Key On this narrow strip, overlooking the reefs, is the author's home (page 815). Clearings in foreground, at right,are young lime and papaya groves. The restof the key is covered with a dense tropical growth. On the beach to the left of the clearings, old-time wreckers celebrated when arichly laden vessel stranded onthe reefs. The streak at right is a new road. Coral reefs extend (right) several miles out to the Gulf Stream; to the leftisshallow Biscayne Bay.