Learn about Fremont Island in Utah's Great Salt Lake. Named after Captain John Fremont, the island is famous for the Native American artifacts that have been discovered on its slopes. An excerpt from the 22-part video series The Geography of Utah, conceived and written by Albert L. Fisher, PhD of the University of Utah. The series encompasses the political, cultural, historical and sociological geography of the state of Utah. It describes the activities, the land, and the people. Much of the video material was videotaped on location throughout the state of Utah, giving the student and interested viewer valuable field trip experiences.