Born in Winnipeg, Aloha Wanderwell was a female Indiana Jones explorer, aviatrix, vaudevillian, filmmaker, figure of controversy, self-invention and marketing. .
Aloha was Inspired by tales she read in her father’s book collection. She dreamed of travel, adventure, and intrigue. In 1922, she joined an ambitious around-the–world expedition led by Walter “Captain” Wanderwell. She was only 16.