Acorns of this scrub live-oak were collected for food. The acorn meats were roasted, boiled, or ground into flour. Kwi´-uv provided a slow, longburning fuel in a region where hardwoods are scarce. Live-oak wood made tough bows.
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During World War II a series of tankers were built and named after, among other things, national parks and monuments. This is the SS Pipe Spring. More...