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Pierre Centennial Ball (Pierre, S.D.) November 19, 1980

 Unprocessed — Box: 06490 A
Identifier: H2015-061

Content Description

The collection consists of two color photographs taken inside the State Capitol during Pierre’s Centennial Ball held November 19, 1980. The first image is of Seb and Carol Axtman, in formal dress, on the State Capitol grand staircase. Carol is wearing a dress of her mother’s from the 1930s. The second photograph is a group of six individuals dressed in “cowboy” attire. They include Vern Larson, Darwin Neuhouser, Clint Roberts, Rod Curtis, Tipps Hamilton and Keith Tidball. According to a reminiscence provided by Axtman, the six men road horses up the capitol steps, into the capitol and within the capitol rotunda during the centennial celebration.

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  • November 19, 1980


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