• Pipe Spring National Monument

    Pipe Spring

    National Monument Arizona

Oo-oop'

Wolfberry

Lycium Pallidum

Paiute people crushed the tart fruits of the wolfberry when they were ripe, adding water to make juice. Eaten raw, made into jam, or dried, oo-oop´ was a valuable trade item.

 

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The SS Pipe Spring, a tanker built during World War II.

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...