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De Knudson Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2008-102

Content Description

The collection consists of information relating to the Anti-Gambling/Video Lottery campaigns, the South Dakota Governor’s Cup, and other South Dakota chess activities. The Anti-Gambling/Video Lottery campaign materials date from 1994 to 2006. The majority of the collection includes news clippings, letters to the editor, and editorials. The collection covers a wide variety of topics on gambling and political activities relating to gambling in South Dakota. Also included in this collection is South Dakota Governor’s Cup information with scrapbooks, photographs, news clippings, newsletter, and various articles on playing chess and chess players in South Dakota. One high point for chess in South Dakota was the National High School Chess Championship held in Sioux Falls in 1999.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • ca. 1994-2006

Extent

4.5 Cubic Feet

Inventory

8621C Governor’s Cup Scholastic – 1996 to 2006 Correspondence/ Players/ Contributors/ Press/ Articles/ Photos 8622A Anti-Gambling/Gaming Files – 1994, 2000, & 2002 Press Releases/ Letters to the Editor/ Debates/ Indian Gambling/ Surveys/ Polling/ Lottery Tickets/ Door-to-door literature/ Reports/ Election Results/ Campaign Strategy 8622B Anti-Gambling/Gaming Files Press Releases/ Letters to the Editor/ Legislative Forums/ Newspaper Editorials/ Personal Stories 8622C South Dakota Chess Association Newsletters – 1997-2007 8622D National High School Chess Championship – Sioux Falls, 1999 Press Releases/ Photos/ Brochures Sioux Empire Chess Club – Newsletter, 1997-2001 8623 Governor’s Cup Scrapbook, 2001-2006 Anti-Gambling/Gaming – 1994 (1) Anti-Gambling/Gaming – 1994 (2) Anti-Gambling/Gaming – 1995 Anti-Gambling/Gaming – 1998 (2) Anti-Gambling/Gaming – 1999 (3) Anti-Gambling/Gaming – 1999 (4) 8624 Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – 1999-2000 (5) Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – 2000 (6) Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – Legislature 2000, 2001 (6B) Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – 2001-2003 Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – 2003-2006 Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – 2006 Anti-Gambling/Gaming/Video Lottery – April 2006 9151A Anti-Gambling/Gaming VHS Tapes (19) “National Coalition Against Legalized Gambling Conference”, 1995 – Tapes 1, 3, 4, & 5 “It’s Just Not Worth It,” October 1998 “South Dakota Story” & “Gambling on Trial,” October 2004 “Stop the Bleeding,” Vote Yes on 4, November 1992 "Organized Crime Links to Gambling,” Discovery Channel, November 1995 “Debates in SD House on Repeal,” 1998 Family Policy Council – “Bishop Lutheran 3, Bishop Catholic 4” “Vote Yes on D” – 2000 Good Morning America – “Gambling” – 2000 “Teenage Gambling,” 1996 KSFY – First Press Conference KELO & KSFY – First Press Conference KSFY – “Machines to shut off in three days,” August 1994 KELO – 2nd Press Conference SD House Taxation Committee – On Repeal, 1999 “The Mob Squad on On-Campus Gaming,” 1998 9151B Anti-Gambling/Gaming Audio Tapes (8)/ Reel-to-reel (1) “SD Family Council” “What’s Up” Gambling Addiction, February 1994 Christian Coalition of Women, Speech – March 2000 Tom Grey, Radio Program – July 10, 1996 Tom Grey, Radio Program – July 11, 1996 Tom Grey, City Club – July 11, 1996 Tom Grey, July 11, 1996 Cutler – Mann Debates, August 2000 Reel-to-reel: “Vote No” – 30 seconds FB 639 Governor’s Cup Scrapbook, 1996-2000