Utah's Mining History In Pictures

Jan 5, 2015

Utah has a long and widespread history of mining. As part of UPR's chapter of the Morning Edition book club, we have compiled a series of photographs from the Utah State Historical Society. Glance through the slideshow to catch a glimpse.

Most counties in Utah have some sort of mining ties. From the boom and bust mining towns to the still-present and new mining opportunities, we have ties to miners across the world.

Read more about this project here.