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Desert Queen Ranch, Storehouse, Twentynine Palms, San Bernardino County, CA



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Location
Storehouse, Twentynine Palms vicinity, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-2347-B
Significance: The Keys Desert Queen Ranch in the Joshua Tree National Monument is an outstanding historical site of desert-based vernacular technologies displaying a range of architectural and engineering artifacts associated with the Euro-American era of settlement in the Mojave desert. The site is largely intact with nine buildings and four ore mills surviving. The storehouse was erected in the 1950s as a store for dry goods and a museum shop selling Indian artifacts and collectible rocks.

Subjects
Storehouses


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. WEST ELEVATION. TWO PART VIEW WITH A17.
2. FRONT ELEVATION WITH FRONT DOOR OF RANCH HOUSE TO RIGHT
3. FRONT AND SIDE ELEVATIONS - LOOKING NORTHEAST
4. FRONT ELEVATION


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