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Astoria (S.D.)—Scrapbook, ca. 1940s-1970s

 Unprocessed Material — Container: FB 676
Identifier: H2021-015

Content Description

The collection consists of one scrapbook compiled by Astoria (S.D.) native Dagny Hinderaker (1888-1982). The scrapbook includes several obituaries for early Astoria residents. The scrapbook manly consists of news clippings, but also features a few photographs and other brochure/pamphlet type materials dating from the 1940s to 1970s. Some of the photo’s date to the 1910s. The scrapbook covers several Astoria (S.D.) related topics including town history, local residents in the news, weddings, anniversaries, school activities, church events, organizational and club meetings, local business advertisements and materials, war related news and local news items. History concerning Bethel Lutheran Church in Astoria is also included. The book, Where We Live, written by Dagny Hinderaker and published in 1978, was added to the Library of the South Dakota State Archives.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • ca. 1940s - 1970s

Creator

Extent

0.25 Cubic Feet