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Wood Technology
As they knew the ways of animal life and the products available from the hunt, so Makahs knew the precise characteristics of all the woods of the forest.

With tools, men transformed wood into the daily and ceremonial items needed for village life.

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The Community Museum is a project of community organizations and Tribes across the Olympic Peninsula, and the University of Washington.
Support for the project comes from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and Preston, Gates and Ellis, LLP.