2024 Student Essay and Art Competition: Crossroads

Brigham City Museum 24 North 300 West, Brigham City, UT, United States

Instructions for Students K-12: Deadline: April 1, 2024 A Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibit is coming to Box Elder County in May, and we want your voices to be heard and your ideas to be included in the Exhibit! Please write a one-page essay (in 500 words or less) or draw or paint a work of...

Crossroads: Change in Rural America

Brigham City Museum 24 North 300 West, Brigham City, UT, United States

Museum on Main Street In 1900, about 40% of Americans lived in rural areas, By 2010, less than 18% of the U.S. population lived in rural areas. In just over a century, massive economic and social changes moved millions of Americans into urban areas. Still, nearly 60 million Americans live in rural areas. And, since...

Japanese American History in Box Elder County

Brigham City Museum 24 North 300 West, Brigham City, UT, United States

Exhibit coming to the Brigham City Museum in 2025. The Brigham City Museum is developing a new exhibition about the Japanese and Japanese American pioneers here in Brigham City and Box Elder County. The Japanese community has contributed to the success of our region for over 100 years, and the Museum seeks to collect and...