Women’s History

Women at Work in the Utah Territory

The Carson Inn Cooks with visitors Courtesy Camp Floyd/ Stagecoach Inn State Park and Museum

The Carson Inn, now called The Stagecoach Inn was owned and operated in Fairfield, Utah by two generations of Carson women. They ran the inn, provided excellent meals and accommodated stagecoach drivers, pony express riders, traveling writers and school teachers.

Visit Camp Floyd/Stagecoach Inn State Park and Museum in Fairfield, Utah.

Visit the online exhibit https://patiencewomenwork.omeka.net/exhibits/show/patience-and-women