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Gordon Aadland correspondence with Al Neuharth

 Collection
Identifier: MS-003
Content Description This collection of letters documents the long-term friendship of two newspaper journalists who met while students at the University of South Dakota. Topics covered in the correspondence include their personal life, careers, retirement activities, meetings, events and programs they attended or were involved in, associates and individuals they knew, and ideas for and discussion about columns written by Al Neuharth.
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Lewis Ellsworth Akeley papers

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Identifier: MS-004
Overview

The Lewis Ellsworth Akeley Papers contain materials from Akeley’s time as a professor and administrator at the University of South Dakota.

Dates: 1900 - 1963

American Association of University Women, Vermillion Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-005
Overview

These records are from the American Association of University Women, which was an organization of female college graduates working to expand educational and vocational opportunities for women.

Dates: 1926 - 1990

Sigurd Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-010
Content Description

This collection contains the correspondence and working files of Sigurd Anderson, spanning his terms as Governor in the 1950s as well as his later professional life into the 1970s.

Dates: 1951 - 1990

Vivian Lucille Steen Anderson photographs

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Identifier: MS-011
Overview

This photograph collection chronicles life in Veblen, South Dakota and includes photographs taken by Vivian as well as others.

Dates: 1900 - 1930s

Horace J. Austin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-012
Overview

This collection depicts the life of a prominent resident of early Vermillion, South Dakota. Most of the material is family related, some business related, and a few letters are from the beginning of his political career as both a territorial and state legislature.

Dates: 1840 - 1891; Majority of material found within 1864 - 1891

Beede family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-016
Overview

These papers contain genealogical information regarding the Beede family, Vermillion, South Dakota.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1898 - 1950

Paul E. Bellamy papers

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Identifier: MS-017
Overview

The Paul E. Bellamy papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, print materials and photographs relating to Bellamy's career as a businessman and promoter in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Dates: 1879 - 1956

Nils A. Boe papers

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Identifier: MS-022
Content Description

This collection contains materials primarily related to the work of Nils A. Boe during his time as South Dakota governor.

Dates: 1964 - 1969

Caroline Bowersox collection of William Henry Jackson Photochroms

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Identifier: MS-023
Overview

The Caroline Bowersox Collection of William Henry Jackson contains photochroms made by Detroit Publishing Company from photographs taken by William Henry Jackson.

Dates: 1898 - 1906

Jane Rooker Breeden papers

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Identifier: MS-024
Content Description

The Breeden Papers consist of correspondence, pamphlets, administrative records, newspaper clippings and print materials extending from 1895 to 1933.

The papers relate to the women's suffrage movement in South Dakota, including material from the South Dakota Equal Suffrage Association, the South Dakota Universal Franchise League, the State Council of Defense and the National American Woman Suffrage Association. Additional materials relate to the South Dakota Federation of Women's Clubs.
Dates: 1895 - 1933; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1920

Jacob F. Brenckle papers

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Identifier: MS-025
Overview

The Jacob F. Brenckle papers consists of correspondence, notes, and pamphlets, collected from 1906-1930.

Dates: 1906 - 1930

Frederick Cullen Burton papers

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Identifier: MS-028
Overview

The Frederick Cullen Burton papers consists primarily of material from his service in World War II, including correspondence home, his diary, military documents and photographs.

Dates: 1933 - 1949

Harlan John Bushfield papers

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Identifier: MS-029
Overview

The Harlan John Bushfield collection is made up of materials Harlan Bushfield composed during his tenures as South Dakota’s Governor and United States Senator.

Dates: 1935 - 1949

Ralph H. Case papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-031
Overview

The papers of Ralph Hoyt Case relate to the prosecution of the Black Hills Claim, involving the Rosebud, Pine Ridge, Cheyenne River, Standing Rock, Crow Creek, Lower Brule, Fort Peck and Santee Reservations. Additional items relate to smaller claims, including the Lower Brule land claim, Sioux pony claims and the Oahe Dam claim.

Dates: 1921 - 1957

Joseph H. Cash papers

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Identifier: MS-032
Overview

The Joseph H. Cash papers contain materials from Cash's time as a professor and administrator at the University of South Dakota.

Dates: 1945 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1989

Edward P. Churchill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-036
Overview

The Edward Perry Churchill papers contain material primarily from his time at the University of South Dakota a professor of zoology.

Dates: 1915 - 1971

Clay County, South Dakota, Schools records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-037
Overview

The Clay County, South Dakota, School records primarily contains records from its rural school districts.

Dates: 1862 - 1971

Dorothy Cooper-Foote papers

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Identifier: MS-040
Overview

This collection contains mainly material related to Cooper-Foote's career writing scripts for television and movies and contains correspondence with her alma mater the University of South Dakota.

Dates: 1906 - 2004

Country School Legacy records

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Identifier: MS-041
Overview

These records are related to a grant-funded project to capture the history of rural schools in the US Plain States. The collection consists of the South Dakota records.

Dates: 1980 - 1982

Herman E. Crowl correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-043
Content Description

This collection consists of letters that Crowl wrote to his sister in Olivet, SD, Verna Crowl Dickerson, while serving in the military in the Philippines. He discusses his experiences in procuring supplies, his work as Post Quartermaster Sergeant and Sergeant Major, and discusses a revival in Manila. His correspondence reflects his connection to his home in South Dakota, and an interest in his family.

Dates: 1899 - 1902

Cedric Cummins papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-044
Overview

The Cedric Cummins papers contain material primarily from his time at the University of South Dakota (1946-1980) as a history professor, with much of the material relating to his project The University of South Dakota from 1862 to 1966.

Dates: 1880 - 1980

John Day collection on Arthur Amiotte

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Identifier: MS-046
Overview

The John Day collection on Arthur Amiotte was collected by John Day. It contains mostly documents pertaining to the creation of the Arthur Amiotte: Retrospective Exhibition, Continuity and Diversity book and exhibition.

Dates: 1962 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2003

William Eugene Dickinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-048
Overview

The papers are mainly about William Eugene Dickinson's military service in the Philippines during the Spanish America War.

Dates: 1893 - 1901; Majority of material found within 1898 - 1899

Mary B. Edelen papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-050
Content Description

This collection contains materials primarily related to the work of Mary Edelen during her time as South Dakota representative. The collection also includes a few items about her mother, Marjorie Beaty.

Dates: 1973 - 2002

Ruth March Egge papers

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Identifier: MS-051
Overview

The Ruth March Egge Collection contains materials related to All Saints School in Sioux Falls, SD and the family's European voyage and tour.

Dates: 1908 - 1912

Edward Charles Ehrensperger papers

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Identifier: MS-052
Overview

The Edward Charles Ehrensperger papers contain materials from Ehrensperger's time as a professor of English, mainly at the University of South Dakota.

Dates: 1925 - 1985; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1959

Fr. Sylvester Eisenman collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-053
Overview

Most of the Father Sylvester Eisenman collection is related to the business of running the school and mission in Marty, SD. All the materials in the collection are photocopies of original documents, and the source of the photocopies is unknown. There are few personal items.

Dates: 1916 - 1962

Frank L. Farrar papers

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Identifier: MS-056
Content Description

This collection contains materials primarily related to the work of Frank L. Farrar during his time as South Dakota governor.

Dates: 1969 - 1971

Gilbert Courtland Fite papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-058
Overview

This collection mainly depicts Gilbert Fite's career as a university history professor and a university administrator.

Dates: 1946 - 2010