WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
COOPER BOTTOM (aka JARVIS FIELD)
LOCATIONAn area about two miles southwest of St. George.
HISTORYIn 1869, a group of farmers (including William Atkin) was raising sugar cane for molasses at Cooper Bottom.
PHOTOS[See the Utah State Historical Society photo of farming in Cooper Bottom]
REFERENCES"From the Green Hills of England to the Red Hills of Dixie:
The Story of William and Rachel Thompson Atkin"
Book by Reid L. Neilson
with a Forward by Susan Easton Black
See the information page.