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Nonpartisan League Letter/Hanson County School Souvenir Booklet

 Unprocessed — Box: 06600 C
Identifier: H2018-007

Content Description

The collection consists of one letter and one school souvenir booklet. The letter and envelope are from the National Nonpartisan League headquarters at St. Paul (MN). The typed letter, from president Arthur C. Townley, list the various highlights of the Nonpartisan League’s activities, particularly those in North Dakota. The letter was sent out to all league’s members. The postmark dates to 1918. The other part of the collection is a school souvenir booklet dated to 1909 from the Hanson County, Taylor township, district eight school. The teacher that school year was Jessie M. Keen. Pupils are listed from first to seventh grades along with the school board members. The students received the booklet, which features various sayings and drawings, at the end of the school year. The Eastside Heritage Center turned over all rights and claims to the materials to the South Dakota State Archives in their transfer letter.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1909
  • 1918


0.1 Cubic Feet