FLOR500, Garden 13 Henry Marie Brackenridge, Businessman (1786–1871) Henry Brackenridge established the Naval Live Oaks Plantation, now part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, to provide wood already curved to shipbuilding specifications. However, technological advancements in building metal ships soon made the oak obsolete
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Henry Marie Brackenridge, Businessman 

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Henry Marie Brackenridge, Businessman

(1786–1871)

Henry Brackenridge established the Naval Live Oaks Plantation, now part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, to provide wood already curved to shipbuilding specifications. However, technological advancements in building metal ships soon made the oak obsolete  





 




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