WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
SOUTHERN UTAH PACKING COMPANY (LEEDS CANNERY)
HISTORYBrigham Jarvis, owner of a small cannery in St. George, came to Leeds around 1912 and organized a cooperative cannery. They called it the Southern Utah Packing Company and it was an immediate success. It provided jobs for quite a number of people.
REFERENCESWilma Cox Beal, "Leeds Historical Event in Bits & Pieces", pp. 14-17.