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SD Photograph Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 8535 A
Identifier: H2001-024

Content Description

This collection consists of three original H. R. Locke photographs, and additional photos by W. R. Cross, J. W. Pike, A.L. Bishop , R. L. Kelly and a small map of early Pierre (S.D.). The images, taken by H. R. Locke are of various Black Hills locations including Spearfish Canyon on the B&M Railroad, Spearfish Falls on the B&M Railroad, and the D&D Smelter or Gold Mill at Deadwood (S.D.). The W. R. Cross image is a view of the Custer Battlefield site in Montana. An image of Sylvan Lake and the Sylvan Lake Hotel was taken by J. W. Pike of Hot Springs (S.D.). A. L. Bishop provided an image of the Needles from Lookout Mountain. Also included is one image of the early Pierre Post Office was taken by R. L. Kelly. The map of Pierre measures 7x9 featuring the original plat of Pierre showing the area from the Missouri River north, through the railway section of town and north to various town additions dating to the 1880s.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • ca. 1880s-1890s

Creator

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet

Inventory

1) Spearfish Canyon on the B&M railroad, undated, by H.R. Locke and Co. 7x9 black and white; 2) Spearfish Falls on the B&M Railroad, undated, by H.R. Locke and Co. 7x9 black and white; 3) D&D Smelter or Gold Mill, Deadwood, undated, by Locke and Co., 7x9 black and white; 4) Custer Battlefield, Crow Agency Montana, undated, by W.R. Cross, 7x9 black and white; 5) Pierre, S.D. Post Office, undated, photographer’s name covered by photo, 4 x 5 ½ black and white; 6) Sylvan Lake, on the B&M Railroad in the Black Hills, by J.W. Pike, 8 x 9 ½ black and white; 7) Needles S.E. from Lookout Mountain, No. 906 by A.L. Bishop, undated, 8 x 9 ½ black and white; 8) City Plat of Pierre, in five different colors, undated, 6 ½ x 8 ½.