National Geographic : 1947 Sep
::g , . . ' © National Geographic Society Engraving byTheodore deBry, 1591 "Industry of the Floridians in Storynge Their Croppes in the PublickeGranarie" Twice a year natives of the New World loaded canoes with produce and carried it to storage houses builtofearth and stone. Such structures usually were erected on shady sites to protect their contents from the sun'srays.