Pierre Days of ’81 Parade—photos/ Department of Highways speech
The collection consists of two photographs of floats from the Pierre Days of ’81 parade held in 1951, as well as a photo of the front steps to the South Dakota State Capitol, also from 1951. The collection also includes a three-page manuscript, possibly a press release, titled “Fifty-four Years Ago” on the history of the South Dakota Highway Department. The manuscript discusses the early history of the Highway Department and automobile travel in South Dakota and the department’s staff, structure and work, believed to been created in 1973.
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- Parades -- South Dakota Subject Source: Local sources
- Photograph Collection -- Manuscript Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Pierre Days of '81 Parade (Pierre, S.D.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Press Releases Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- South Dakota State Capitol (Pierre, S.D.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings