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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

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

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

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

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

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

E. Stanton Hodgin scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MS-187
Content Description This collection consists of a scrapbook of news articles and sermons of E. Stanton Hodgin, primarily from his time as a Unitarian minister in Montana and California.
Dates: 1900 - 1920

William J. Janklow papers

Identifier: MS-253
Scope and Contents William J. Janklow Papers document the activities of William "Bill" Janklow, former governor and congressman of South Dakota. These materials span Janklow's multiple public offices as well as his personal life.
Dates: 1958 - 2012

Peter Norbeck papers

Identifier: MS-116
Content Description The Norbeck Papers consist chiefly of correspondence, manuscript, and print materials relating to Norbeck's political service as governor of South Dakota and as United States Senator, though the boxes are very loosely organized. The materials span the years 1896-1936, concentrating heavily on Norbeck’s tenure as U.S. Senator from 1921 to his death in 1936. Overall, the collection can be broken into three general categories: political correspondence, most of which examines a particular subject,...
Dates: 1896 - 1936

Robert L. Penn papers

Identifier: MS-122
Content Description The Robert Lee Penn Papers contain materials which describe the life and work of Robert Penn. Most of the collection is photocopies or digital copies of audio cassette tapes or video tape. The Printed Materials contain largely newspaper and periodical articles providing biographical information on Robert Penn as well as information concerning his art. Additional periodicals feature Penn’s work on their covers or in their pages. In addition, there are exhibition announcements, exhibition...
Dates: 1967 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1989 - 1999

Kent Scribner papers

Identifier: MS-270
Overview Kent Scribner, USD alumnus, was a development officer for the USD Foundation from 1995-2006.
Dates: 1889 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1957 - 1961; Majority of material found within 1998 - 2007

Merrell Quentin Sharpe papers

Identifier: MS-136
Content Description This collection contains materials primarily related to the work of Merrill Sharpe before and after his time as South Dakota governor, though there are some materials related to his governorship.
Dates: 1888 - 1962

Mabel Townsley papers

Identifier: MS-158
Content Description The bulk of the materials concern the time the family spent in Vermillion, SD. The Townsley papers consist of seven series: Correspondence, Manuscripts, Photographs, Printed Materials, Scrapbooks, Typescripts, and Ephemera. The Correspondence series includes letters from the novelist J. Hyatt Downing in response to Mabel Townsley’s letters, to Mabel Townsley’s friend Helen Myers during her teaching at the Hartford country school, and two letters from Samuel S. Townsley to one of his sons and...
Dates: 1887 - 1968