A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

UTAH

Wed, 17 Nov '21
Great Salt Lake locale
Tue, 28 Sep '21
Six-sided state
Mon, 21 Jun '21
Salt Lake City's home
Fri, 14 May '21
Home of the Starzz, one of the original eight W.N.B.A. teams
Sat, 24 Apr '21
Jazz hangout?
Wed, 13 Jan '21
Home of the Anasazi State Park Museum