The ironwood did not grow very big and had a twisted trunk.
"The Biography of a Rabbit" by Roy Benson
The wood is light-colored, and extremely hard and heavy; hence the name of ironwood.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 497, July 11, 1885" by Various
From a piece of ironwood, cut in the forest with great labour, I made a spade to dig with.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol III" by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
The forest trees are elm, pine, spruce, maple, ironwood, linden, cherry, oak, and beach.
"Personal Memoirs Of A Residence Of Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes On The American Frontiers" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
The bodies are of teak, ebony, or ironwood, with seats of marble, and with a disk of marble in the back.
"The Old Franciscan Missions Of California" by George Wharton James
Nunn cut me a stout ironwood cudgel as a handy weapon.
"Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison" by Austin Biron Bidwell
Tangled mesquite and ironwood made progress slow.
"Crooked Trails and Straight" by William MacLeod Raine
The studs were of hard ironwood, and were each by tenon and mortise fastened into six ironwood trees forming the upper wall plates.
"The Story of John G. Paton" by James Paton
Across the great room the girl raised a steady hand, indicating a desk of gigantic size, of ironwood or lignum-vitae.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
The ironwood-tree is so named from its intense solidity and durability.
"The Pearl of India" by Maturin M. Ballou
I quickened my pace, and there, at the foot of an immense ironwood, I discovered a necktie.
"Latitude 19 degree" by Mrs. Schuyler Crowninshield
She was engaged in felling a young ironwood tree, the stem of which was about fifteen inches in diameter.
"By Veldt and Kopje" by William Charles Scully
The alders and ironwoods belong here.
"Woodcraft" by Alan Douglas
Our tribesmen carve their kris-handles from the branches of the ironwood-tree.
"The Argus Pheasant" by John Charles Beecham
Ironwood is good, but not commonly found.
"Indian Scout Talks" by Charles A. Eastman
To illustrate the first: There are a dozen ironwoods in American forests.
"Trees Worth Knowing" by Julia Ellen Rogers
However there are several high hills with steep exposures of rock a short distance north of Ironwood and Bessemer.
"Notes on the Mammals of Gogebic and Ontonagon Counties, Michigan, 1920" by L. R. Dice
He has charge of her remarkable herds, and also guards a sword brought to the Ironwood.
"Teutonic Mythology, Vol. 1 of 3" by Viktor Rydberg, Ph.D.
In the North it is usually made from a hickory or an ironwood or a dogwood sapling.
"Farm Mechanics" by Herbert A. Shearer
Of the nests observed, 15 were in mesquites, 5 in palo verde, 2 in ironwood, and one in catsclaw.
"Life Histories of North American Wood Warblers Part One and Part Two" by Arthur Bent
The Marley Fund's third annual Driving for a Cure golf tournament approaches, and only one team spot remains for the June 23 event at Ironwood.
He was born the eldest of six children on Sept 29, 1921, in Ironwood, son of the late Joseph K and Caroline (Zimmerman) Sauter .
Joe married Jeanette Sundell on Dec 31, 1941, in Ironwood, and she preceded him in death on Sept 12, 2009.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge High School drama teacher Joe Borunda studies the script for "Sweeney Todd" during rehearsals last week.
Wood-fired pizza gets permanent home in Manlius: Ironwood Restaurant.
Ironwood Restaurant, under construction at 145 E Seneca St, Manlius Don Cazentre.
DNR's Western Upper Peninsula Citizens' Advisory Council to meet Sept 17 in Ironwood.
Governor Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Robert "Bob" Jacquart, of Ironwood, and Linda Kennedy, of Troy, to the Michigan Technological University Board of Control.
Enough to whiten the ski trails at ABR in Ironwood but not enough to warrant opening the Nordic center early.
The officials met at Magouirk Conference Center and then proceeded to the Ironwood Windpower Project site in Spearville.
Former American Idol contestant heads to Ironwood.
An American Idol finalist is making her way to Ironwood this weekend.
Amanda Overmyer will be performing in a concert at the Historic Ironwood Theater on Saturday.
Michigan Gov Rick Snyder says the state will work to create a 599-mile hiking and biking trail stretching from Belle Isle park in Detroit to Ironwood on the Wisconsin border in the western Upper Peninsula.
0Marquette native, Pastor Rob Jurkovich, is four months into his new assignment at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Ironwood.