Utah's History

  • The Mexican-American War

    The Mexican-American War
    The United States win the Mexican War
  • Utah Territory

    Utah Territory
    Utah Became a territory in 1850.
  • Golden Spike

    Golden Spike
    The Golden Spike hammered in.
  • The Poland Act

    The Poland Act
    The Poland Act made it legal to prosecute mormons for practicing polygamy.
  • Edmunds Tucker Act

    Edmunds Tucker Act
    The Edmunds Tucker Act was passed.
  • Utah a state

    Utah a state
    Utah became a state
  • Bingahm Canyon Copper Mine

    The Bingham Canyon Copper Mine starts in Bingham Canyon.