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Gordon Aadland correspondence with Al Neuharth

Identifier: MS-003
Content Description The Gordon Aadland Correspondence with Al Neuharth is contained in one series consisting of one box organized chronically. The first folder, labeled “background”, contains summaries written by Gordan Aadland and one by Carrier Aadland, his daughter. These summaries detail Gordon Aadlands relationship with Al Neuharth. There is one folder for undated correspondence in which items that did not state a year in which they were written, or which the year could not be clearly identified by the...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Lewis Ellsworth Akeley papers

Identifier: MS-004
Content Description The Lewis Ellsworth Akeley Papers contain materials from his tenure at the University of South Dakota. The papers are divided into five series: Correspondence, Printed Materials, Typescripts, Manuscripts, and Miscellaneous. Most material is undated. The Correspondence series is divided into three sub-series: Incoming, Outgoing, and Other. The material in the incoming and outgoing series contains correspondence primarily between Lewis Akeley and his colleagues and associates. Much of the...
Dates: 1900 - 1963

American Association of University Women, Vermillion Chapter records

Identifier: MS-005
Content Description The American Association of University Women papers are organized into ten series: Club Minutes/Summaries, Correspondence, Ephemera, Financial Documents, Manuscript, Miscellaneous, Printed Material, Scrapbooks, Subject Files, and Typescript. The Club Minutes/Summaries series contains the discussion and events of the organization’s meetings from 1931 to 1981. There are only a few minutes from 1931 to 1962, but the collection is almost complete from October 1962 to October 1981. The series is...
Dates: 1926 - 1990

Sigurd Anderson papers

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

Identifier: MS-011
Content Description The collection is organized into three series: Photograph Albums, Identification Information, and Typescripts. Series 1 contains the three photograph albums that comprise the Vivian Lucille Steen Anderson photographs and are arranged chronologically in folders. The original albums have been disassembled for preventive conservation purposes and the album leaves have been numbered to preserve original order. Series 2 contains scanned images of each photograph in the albums...
Dates: 1900 - 1930s

Horace J. Austin papers

Identifier: MS-012
Content Description The Horace J. Austin papers are organized in five series, Correspondence, Diaries, Manuscripts, Printed Materials and Ephemera. The Correspondence series comprises the bulk of the collection and holds not only letters to and from Horace Austin, but also several letters from other family members. Incoming Correspondence is primarily made up of letters to Austin from family members. Also present are letters from Issac Higbee, who was a part of the Surveyor General's office and Silas Palmer,...
Dates: 1840 - 1891; Majority of material found within 1864 - 1891

Beede family papers

Identifier: MS-016
Content Description The Correspondence (Box 1) series contains letters in one file folder. Some relatives share genealogical information with Rosa, Will, and Grace Beede. This series has been arranged in chronological order (span dates 1899-1950). The Ephemera (Box 1) series contains epaulet and military medals from Nelson Miner’s military uniform and name tags from William Beede. The Manuscripts (Box 1) collection contains genealogical information on the Miner family and handmade plot maps of Vermillion. ...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1898 - 1950

Paul E. Bellamy papers

Identifier: MS-017
Content Description 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. The correspondence and other papers relate to Bellamy's service in the Philippine Islands during the Spanish American War, Republican Party politics in South Dakota, Bellamy's transportation and construction business in Rapid City, promotion of tourism in the Black Hills, World War II, and efforts to locate...
Dates: 1879 - 1956

Nils A. Boe papers

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

Identifier: MS-023
Content Description The collection is divided by size into four series 3.5 x 7 Inches, 4.5 x 6.5 Inches, 4.75 x 6.5 Inches and 7 x 9 Inches and then chronologically by photograph number. The photograph number can be found in the upper left hand corner of the print sleeve. The collection consists of 187 prints, mostly 3.5 x 7 and 4.5 x 6.5 inches but including some 4.75 x 6.5 and 7 x 9 inch prints as well. Most images are of outdoor scenes, but there are a few featuring interiors. Roughly, the geographical...
Dates: 1898 - 1906

Jane Rooker Breeden Papers

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

Identifier: MS-025
Content Description The Jacob F. Brenckle papers consists of correspondence, notes, and pamphlets, collected from 1906-1930. All of the correspondence was received by Brenckle; most at Kulm, North Dakota, but some at Camp Pike, Arkansas. Brenckle corresponded with academic and amateur scientists from all over the United States, as well as Germany, Italy, France, and the Netherlands. While topics focus on mycological collection and identification of Great Plains species, there are a few manuscripts on raising...
Dates: 1906 - 1930

Frederick Cullen Burton papers

Identifier: MS-028
Content Description This collection contains the papers of Frederick Cullen Burton primarily of his service in World War II including correspondence home, his diary, military documents and photographs. The Correspondence series consists mostly of letters written by Frederick Burton to family and friends while he was in the service. The letters are quite engaging and convey Burton’s thoughts and feelings about the war. In the miscellaneous section there are letters from Guiseppe Stefoni to Burton’s...
Dates: 1933 - 1949

Harlan John Bushfield papers

Identifier: MS-029
Content Description This ce Harlan John Bushfield Collection is made up of materials Harlan Bushfield composed during his tenures as South Dakota’s Governor and United States Senator. The Manuscripts series contains a single speech What does the Republican Party Stand For. The Printed Materials series contains printed versions of Bushfield’s speeches and addresses. Most notable in the Printed Materials are Bushfield’s Gubernatorial Inaugural addresses and his Senate Memorial...
Dates: 1935 - 1949

Ralph L. Case papers

Identifier: MS-031
Content Description The papers of Ralph Hoyt Case span the years 1921-1957, with the bulk of the items concentrated in the period of 1944-1956. The materials 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. The collection consists of correspondence, legal papers,...
Dates: 1921 - 1957

Joseph H. Cash papers

Identifier: MS-032
Content Description The Research, Teaching, and Service (Boxes 1-54) series covers the years 1953 to 1991 and comprises the bulk of the collection and consists mostly of printed materials including articles, journals, book reviews, meeting minutes, clippings, and theses and lecture notes pertaining to Cash’s teaching at the University of South Dakota and as director of the Institute of American Indian Studies. The series, however, contains very little material from his term of service as Dean of the Arts and...
Dates: 1945 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1989

Edward P. Churchill papers

Identifier: MS-036
Content Description The Edward Perry Churchill papers contain material primarily from his tenure at the University of South Dakota. The papers are divided into eight series: Correspondence, Manuscripts, Typescripts, Typescripts/Manuscripts, Typescripts/Printed Material/Correspondence, Printed Material, Topical, Miscellaneous. While much of the material is dated, most typescripts are undated. The Correspondence is divided into three sub-series: Incoming, Outgoing, and Other. The correspondence in Incoming and...
Dates: 1915 - 1971

Clay County, South Dakota, Schools records

Identifier: MS-037
Content Description The Clay County, South Dakota, School records primarily contains records from its rural school districts. The collection is comprised of seven series: Correspondence, Ledger Books, Manuscripts, Photographs, Printed Materials, Typescripts, and Ephemera. The Correspondence series contains letters to and from several Clay County superintendents such as E.E. Collins, Charles Kahl, Alice Cope, and Elvira Bliss. The letters concern school district business. The Ledger Books series contains a...
Dates: 1862 - 1971

Dorothy Cooper-Foote papers

Identifier: MS-040
Content Description The Dorothy Cooper-Foote papers are divided into six series: Correspondence, Printed Materials, Ephemera, Media, Photographs and Negatives, and Oversize. The Correspondence series contains business letters between Dorothy and producers or other screenwriters. There is significant correspondence between the Footes and the USD Foundation regarding scholarships and the campaign to “Save Old Main.” A majority of the personal letters are between Dorothy and her parents, Harry and Jesse Wright....
Dates: 1906 - 2004

Herman E. Crowl correspondence

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 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

Identifier: MS-044
Content Description The Cedric Cummins papers contain material primarily from his tenure at the University of South Dakota (1946-19801), with a majority of the material relating to his project The University of South Dakota from 1862 to 1966. The papers are divided into five series. The Research Materials series comprise of a variety of materials that relate to Cummins’ book on USD, including various histories, diaries, correspondence, interviews, and questionnaires. This series is...
Dates: 1880 - 1980

John Day collection on Arthur Amiotte

Identifier: MS-046
Content Description The John Day Collection on Arthur Amiotte, contains mostly documents pertaining to the creation of the Arthur Amiotte: Retrospective Exhibition, Continuity and Diversity book and exhibition. The collection has eight series: Correspondence, Exhibition, Honorary Doctorate, Research Materials, Photographic Material, Media, News Clippings, and Oversize. Correspondence is divided into Tour/Retrospective, Loans, and Other Correspondence subseries. Exhibition is divided into Catalogue, Touring,...
Dates: 1962 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2003

William Eugene Dickinson papers

Identifier: MS-048
Content Description The William Eugene Dickinson Papers consist of two series: Correspondence and Military Documents. The Correspondence series, 1893-1901, includes letters primarily to and from William E. Dickinson. The majority of the letters were written during Dickinson’s service in Manilla, in the Philippines during the Spanish – American War. Most of the correspondence relates the day-to-day activities of life at home and wishes for Dickinson’s well- being and safe return. Dickinson’s letters home...
Dates: 1893 - 1901; Majority of material found within 1898 - 1899

Mary B. Edelen papers

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

Edward Charles Ehrensperger papers

Identifier: MS-052
Content Description The Edward Charles Ehrensperger Collection is made up of five series: Correspondence, Manuscripts, Printed Materials, Typescripts and Ephemera. The bulk of material in the collection is scholarly and professional. There is little personal material in this collection. The Correspondence series contains a small number of professional letters concerning linguistics and several scholarly publications. The Manuscript series contains handwritten notes and note cards. The note cards are citations...
Dates: 1925 - 1985; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1959

Fr. Sylvester Eisenman collection

Identifier: MS-053
Content Description All of the materials in the Fr. Sylvester Eisenman Collection are photocopies of original documents. The source of the photocopies is unknown. The majority of materials in the collection concern the business of running the school and mission. There are few personal materials. The Eisenman Collection is divided into seven series: Correspondence, Financial Documents, Legal Documents, Photographs, Printed Materials, Topical Files and Typescripts. The Correspondence series is divided into four...
Dates: 1916 - 1962

Frank L. Farrar papers

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

Identifier: MS-058
Content Description The University of Oklahoma series (Boxes 1-3) include correspondence with university staff and faculty, as well as the President. Correspondence with historians and writing partners Norman Graeber, Jim Reese, and Don Berthrong are also included. It also contains information on Fite’s time as head of the Presidential Search Committee, the inauguration of J. Herbert Holloman, and Holloman’s subsequent scandals and resignation. A brief bit on Fite’s financial records from the university is also in...
Dates: 1946 - 2010

Joseph Jacob Foss papers

Identifier: MS-060
Content Description This collection consists of correspondence, manuscript and print materials relating to Joe Foss' term as South Dakota governor from 1955-1959.
Dates: 1955 - 1959

Alfred Arthur Frantz papers

Identifier: MS-062
Content description The collection is divided into five series: Correspondence, Diaries, Photographs, Printed Materials, Typescripts and Ephemera. The family name is ether spelled France or Frantz. The original spelling was Frantz and at some point they decided to change it to France. Alfred A. Frantz was the only member of his family to use the original spelling, although he occasionally used France. Correspondence is the largest series in the collection. The majority of the letters are incoming and...
Dates: 1901 - 1977