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Black Hills, Presho (S.D.), Photo Album

 Unprocessed — Box: 8549 B
Identifier: H2006-047

Content Description

The collection consists of one scrapbook containing 31 images and 5 postcards mainly of western South Dakota. The images date to the 1920s. The front cover of the scrapbook reads “Snap Shots.” Some of the images are identified, others are not. Some of the captions read: Buffalo Gap (dam), Hill, Claim Shanty, Main Street Presho, Badlands, Hill City Saw Mill, Sylvan Lake, Hot Springs –Rock on Main Street, Buffalo Gap, Presho Artesian Well, Hot Springs (Aerial View), Badlands, Stervan [sp?] Lake, Hot Springs – Falls, Hill City – Mill, Presho – School, Badlands, Stervan [sp?] Lake, Badlands, Black Hills, Rapid City – Street, Home in the Hill, Home in Presho, Automobile, Barn at Home, Cyclone-April 1928, Sylvan Lake, House on farm, Barn & Silo. Postcards: (“Hell’s Half Acre,” Sheep Mountain, Badlands, SD) (“Vampire Valley,” Cedar Pass, Badlands, SD) (Sylvan Lake Summer Resort and Hotel, Black Hills, SD) (The Eye of the Needle) (Scene on R.C.B.H. & W. R.R. Rapid Canyon Line)

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1920s


0.1 Cubic Feet