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...

19th Century Transportation

Transportation was still based upon horses, both for freight, business and personal use. This kept many in business, noted by advertisements in an 1898 Brigham Bugler: H. E. Bowring with harnesses, saddles and other...