Desert Queen Ranch, South House, Twentynine Palms, San Bernardino County, CA
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 South House served as the schoolhouse for a time.
Survey number: HABS CA-2347-G