Utah's History

  • Mexican War

    Mexican War
    Utah wins against Mexico
  • Farming

    dry farming starts in Utah
  • fisrt telephone

    fisrt telephone
    the fisrt telephone was put in at Ogden, Utah
  • chess on the telephone

    chess on the telephone
    The first chess game ever recorded was won by Salt Lake City. This game was played over a telephone
  • end of polygamy

    Lds church president declares end of polygamy with a manifesto
  • statehood

    utah became a state
  • Natural Bridges

    Natural Bridges
    Natural Bridges made National Monument
  • Dinosaur Park

    Dinosaur Park
    The Dinosaur National Park was founded
  • Bryce Canyon National Park

    Bryce Canyon National Park
    EStablished in 1928 WAs Bryce Cnyon National Park
  • colorado storage project

    colorado storage project
  • steel plants

    steel plants
    Geneva steel plant begins operation in Utah County