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Lewis Ellsworth Akeley papers

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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

Beede family papers

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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

Edward P. Churchill papers

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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

Cedric Cummins papers

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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

Edward Charles Ehrensperger papers

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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

Oscar Howe papers

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Identifier: MS-072
Content Description The Oscar Howe papers contain material related to the life and artwork of Oscar Howe. The collection is organized into three subgroups: University papers, Family papers and Photographic materials. The majority of the materials are in the University papers which were collected by John Day who served as University Art Galleries Director and Dean of Fine Arts. These materials include reference materials collected about Howe’s life, art and legacy such as news clippings, publications, interviews...
Dates: 1915 - 2016

R. Alton Lee papers

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Identifier: MS-086
Content Description The R. Alton Lee collection contains three press catalogs in which his book is featured as well as a full typescript copy of his 2011 book Principle over Party: The Farmers’ Alliance and Populism in South Dakota, 1880-1900.
Dates: 2009 - 2012

Frederick Manfred papers

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Identifier: MS-094
Content Description The Frederick Manfred papers are organized into two series, Correspondence and Printed Materials. The Correspondence series comprises professional correspondence related to Manfred’s position as writer-in-residence in the English Department at the University of South Dakota from 1968-1983. General correspondence is contained in folders entitled, “A,” “B,” “C,” etc. Incoming and outgoing correspondence for a person or organization with more than 2 letters are contained in one folder. The...
Dates: 1968 - 1994

John R. Milton papers

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Identifier: MS-104
Content Description The John R. Milton papers are organized into four series, Correspondence, Photographs, Printed Materials, and Miscellaneous Materials. The Correspondence series comprises professional correspondence related to Milton as a professor of English and editor of South Dakota Review at the University of South Dakota from 1963-1995. General correspondence is contained in folders entitled, “A,” “B,” “C,” etc. Incoming and outgoing correspondence for a person or organization with more than 2...
Dates: 1963 - 1995

George P. Scott papers

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Identifier: MS-135
Content Description The George P. Scott papers are divided into seven series: Printed Materials, Correspondence, Presentations/Plays/Poems, Publications, Manuscripts, Research Topics, and Ephemera. The Printed Materials series contain materials regarding Scott’s teaching and professional career. This series consists of: 1) USD Chemistry Department; 2) Honors Program; 3) Conferences and Symposiums; 4) Conferences and Symposiums; 5) Grants and Grant Applications; 6) Overhead Transparencies. The...
Dates: 1935 - 1999

Mabel Townsley papers

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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

Alvin Wilson scrapbook

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Identifier: MS-186
Content Description The collection is one scrapbook of approximately 80 programs for voice student recitals, university choir, and other music groups from 1916 to 1965, plus a few news clippings. Many of the recitals feature Wilson or his students.
Dates: 1916 - 1965