Black and white photo that shows the Co-op Store, parts of Main Street, and more of the town
Box Elder Courthouse in 1857

Box Elder County Courthouse

When the small federal style adobe courthouse in the center of Brigham City was built in 1856-57, it was planned to house church, social, and government functions. By the time it was completed, Box Elder had been...

Midwives and Medicine

Care of the sick was an immediate need, a role left primarily to the women of the family, and most common illnesses were treated with home remedies brewed of barks, herbs, or common household solutions. A doctor or...