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  Box Elder - History
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February 18, 1880 -

BOX ELDER gained part of the islands and water of Great Salt Lake that had previously been attached to SALT LAKE, and gained from WEBER. (Utah Terr. Laws 1880, 24th sess., ch. 14, sec. 4/pp. 16-17)

May 05, 1866 - February 18, 1880

BOX ELDER lost to the state of Nevada when Nevada gained from Utah Territory; BOX ELDER eliminated from present Nevada. (U.S. Stat., vol. 14, ch. 73[1866]/p. 43; Van Zandt, 158-159)

July 14, 1862 - May 05, 1866

BOX ELDER lost to Nevada Territory in present Nevada when Nevada Territory gained from Utah Territory. (U.S. Stat., vol. 12, ch. 173 [1862], p. 575; Van Zandt, 158-160)

January 17, 1862 - July 14, 1862

BOX ELDER gained all of GREASEWOOD (Ut Terr, ext) & MALAD (Ut Terr, ext); gained from WEBER, DESERT (Ut Terr, ext), TOOELE, & ST. MARYS (Ut Terr, ext); lost to CACHE, lost islands in Great Salt Lake that were attached to GREAT SALT LAKE. (Utah Terr. Laws 1861, 11th sess., sec. 12/p. 49)

January 05, 1856 - January 17, 1862

BOX ELDER created by Utah Territory from WEBER. (Utah Terr. Laws 1855, 5th sess., sec. 6/pp. 6-7)

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