Lee Anderson Collection

Select Watercraft from The Lee Anderson Collection will be on display this summer.

In case you missed seeing the Lee Anderson’s private classic boat museum at the International Boat Show, or you want to see more…select watercraft from this outstanding collection will be on display at the museum this summer.

Lee Anderson has one of the finest collections of vintage watercraft in world. The Legacy of the Lakes Museum is pleased to exclusively display boats from his collection in the North Gallery this summer. This is a rare opportunity for our visitors to view some of the most unique and historically significant watercraft in the world.

Anderson’s passion as a collector was recognized last fall when he was inducted into the Hagerty Marine Hall of Fame. Link: https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2015/12/08/lee-anderson


Watercraft to be displayed:

1935 – 28’ Fitzgerald & Lee Sedan, “Poetica”

1925 – 26’ Faye & Bowen Runabout, “Black Arrow”

1926 – 26’ Rochester Triple Cockpit Runabout, “Static”

1955 – 19’ Chris-Craft, Cobra

1935 – 30’ Belle Isle Super Bearcat, “Sigrid” 


Belle Isle Super Bearcat, “Sigrid”, powered by a huge Hispano-Suiza V-8. This is an absolutely stunning boat to see in person.


1926 Fitzgerald & Lee Classic Sedan “Poetica” Poetica is a wonderful example of Gordon Kenyon’s classic design skill and the workmanship of the Fitzgerald & Lee firm.


1926 – 26’ Rochester Triple Cockpit Runabout, “Static”