GROUNDBREAKERS

The story of the Oquirrhs

The story of the Oquirrhs...

Our goal

preserve the community history of the Oquirrhs.

For the families of Utah.

Past, present and future.

It’s a place synonymous with breaking ground, in every sense.

Defined by generations of settlers, pioneers, and miners.

And a community united by purpose.

This is our story.

And we're just getting
started.

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Kennecott: A History of Innovation

March 25, 2024

Kennecott: A History of Innovation

A trailblazer in mining innovation since 1903, Kennecott has consistently led technological advancements, from open-pit mining to modern processes and many more.

Ada Duhigg: The Angel of Bingham Canyon

March 25, 2024

Ada Duhigg: The Angel of Bingham Canyon

Ada Duhigg dedicated 36 years of her life as a Methodist Deaconess and Minister in Bingham Canyon, where she transformed the Highland Boy Community House into a beacon of support, unity, and resilience.

Garfield/Magna Post Offices

January 16, 1889

Garfield/Magna Post Offices

Uncover the history behind the Garfield and Magna post offices.

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