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MacKellar Honeymoon Collection/Black Hills Promotional Materials

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2006-075

Content Description

The collection consists of promotional materials for the Black Hills of South Dakota. Ivan E. MacKellar and Mary K. Powell traveled through South Dakota on their honeymoon in July of 1939. The couple was from Windsor Ontario and the trip was one of the largest they ever took. The collection contains postcards, souvenir photos, maps, and programs. The materials are listed below.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1939



0.25 Cubic Feet


8535C – postcards De Luxe Auto Court on Highway 16, Sioux Falls (2) “Hells Half Acre” Sheep Mountain, Badlands Deadwood through White Rocks, Black Hills “Dante’s Delight,” Badlands Manitou Mountain, Badlands “Castle Rock,” Badlands The Needle’s Eye, Black Hills 8555B Folder 1: Souvenir Photos Case The Needle’s Eye, Custer State Park Sylvan Lake, Black Hills Road Scene, Custer State Park Cathedral Spires, Needles Drive The Sentinel, Needles Highway Ice Box Canyon, Black Hills Tunnel near Sylvan Lake, Black Hills Mt. Rushmore, construction (2) State Game Lodge, Custer State Park Folder 2: Promotional Materials, Black Hills Black Hills Round-Up, July 1939, Program Duhamal, Indian & Cowboy Trading Post, Rapid City AAA, Triptik, Yellowstone National Park via Black Hills Map Pouch, Map of Black Hills of South Dakota (2) 1939, Who’s Who on U.S. 16 The Black Hills and Badlands of South Dakota Map – Black Hills of South Dakota Deadwood & the Black Hills, Promotional Magazine MD 95 Atlantic Yellowstone Pacific Highway – Map promotional materials Highway map of South Dakota, “This Year Visit, SD,”1939