Black and white photo that shows the Co-op Store, parts of Main Street, and more of the town

Agriculture and Industry Before the Co-op

Agricultural Economy Agriculture, including raising livestock, was the major force in the local economy, with Box Elder residents branching out into the nearby countryside. In the 1850s most planting and harvesting was...

Education Through 1896

The Beginning of Education in Brigham City Education of their children was one of the first considerations of the early settlers, usually undertaken by parents with whatever books might be available in the home. During...