What does the word redwood mean?

Usage examples for redwood

  1. Go for Miss Redwood. – Opportunities by Susan Warner
  2. All these were large trees, of course; but there is no reason to believe that they were the biggest of their kind; and when you have traveled for two or three days through the redwood forests of the northern coast of California you will scarcely be surprised at any story of big trees. – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  3. Don't you know me, Miss Redwood? – Trading by Susan Warner