The Tooele Valley had no permanent settlement when Mormon pioneers entered the Great Salt Lake Valley in July 1847; it was covered with abundant tall grass.
This line brought ore from various area mines to the smelter; later a 20,000 ft aerial tramway was also used to transport ore from the mine to the smelter.
Young's primary subjects include nature and landscape, but his work is eclectic and touches on a variety of subjects.
Motorcycles, off-road vehicles, automobiles and karts get the adrenaline going at Miller Motorsports Park.
In September 1849, three families settled on a small stream south of present Tooele City.
Other families slowly joined them, and by 1853 Tooele City Corporation was organized.