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SD Postcard Collection

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 8535 B
Identifier: H2001-011

Content Description

This collection consists of 117 black and white and color postcards. These postcards were found in the backlog without any donor information. A list of the postcards is included.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1910s-1930s


0.1 Cubic Feet


Northern State Teacher’s College, Aberdeen, postmark 1936 Irrigation Dam, Belle Fourche, undated Black Hills: Mt. Rushmore, Ross Monument, Badlands, Gold Run Gulch, Badlands, Spearfish Canyon, Harney Hotel, Lead, Battle Mountain Sanatorium, Squaw Creek Falls, State Soldiers Home, Homestake Mine, Needles, Sylvan Lake, State Game Lodge, Harney Peak, Pierre Lodge & Schubert Cottage, switchback, and buffalo Sioux River at Canton, postmark 1909 Sanitarium at Chamberlain, undated Diamond, SD, postmark, 1910 Verendrye Monument in Fort Pierre, Highmore: Methodist Church, Congregational Church, Band on main street, a Hyde County Farm, public school, main street, Bank of Highmore, L.W. Carter residence, and Christian Church Automobile shop at Howard Huron: W.W. Howes Municipal Airport (2) and the Marvin Hughitt Hotel Lemmon’s Petrified Wood Park Mitchell: Milwaukee Depot, City Hall, and Davison County Court House Mobridge C.M. & St. P. Ry, and bridge across Missouri Parkston Pierre: SS Peter and Paul Church, Capitol, Oahe Dam, Municipal Airport, Missouri River, St. Charles Hotel, Lutheran Memorial Church. Soldiers and Sailors Building, Bob Young and his buffalo team, and Washington School Plankinton, postmark, 1911 Scotland, postmark 1912 Sioux Falls: Sioux Falls, Post Office, McKennan Hospital, Sioux Chief Traintel, Smith’s Uptown Motel, Pine Crest Friendship Inn, and the Plaza Inn Motel Depot and Elevators at Sisseton, postmark 1909 Vermillion: Main Street, girls rowing canoe, and Churches in Vermillion Big Spring at Wessington Springs, postmark 1910 Yankton: Shakespeare theater, Middle Hall and Campus Center Spotted Horse and White Swan Chief Crazy Horse White Horse and Swift Horse Curley William Hard to Kill Miscellaneous Star Ranch, 1909 Pasque--state flower “Big Four” Headquarters, 1906 Birdhaven