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Rev. H. J. Loemker Collection

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Identifier: H2011-014

Content Description

The collection consists of ninety glass lantern slides of locations throughout South Dakota. The images were in the collection of Reverend H. J. Loemker. Reverend Loemker was a Methodist minister who served churches in Iowa and Illinois before eventually coming to South Dakota. The images in the collection are mostly dated to the 1930s. The images show churches and parsonages, agricultural scenes and machinery, tourist destinations, town scenes, sod houses, and courthouses along with other various topics. A list of the slides in included: The images were scanned and added to the South Dakota Digital Archives photograph collections.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • ca. 1930s

Creator

Extent

0.25 Cubic Feet

Inventory

1 – Snow plow just opened road, 1932 2 – Real open winter February 27, 1930 3 – Crandon Settlement Frost, 1930 4 – Foglesong’s Old Mogul (steam engine tractor) 5 – Kresman’s Thresher 6 – Plowing in Crandon (S.D.) 7 – Harvesting in South Dakota 8 – View of Redfield College from Southwest 9 – Evangelical Reformed Church, Turton, SD 10 – View of Redfield College from South, 1931 11 – Spink County Courthouse (Redfield, S.D.) 12 – Redfield’s New Courthouse, 1931 13 – Old Windmill in South Dakota 14 – WNAX Oil Station, Brookings (S.D.) 15 – Northwestern Railroad Station, Redfield (S.D.) 16 – Combine Thresher Harvester 17 – South Dakota Combine 1930 18 – Sod Shanty boards inside, Ashton (S.D.) 19 – Two Donkeys talking over the Depression (cartoon), 1930 20 – Bindenagel Home, Clifton (S.D.) 21 – Sod house ruin 22 – Interior view of home 23 – Christmas inside Church at Crandon Settlement, 1930 24 – Sheep in brush lot 25 – Sod shanty ruin, Woonsocket (S.D.) 26 – Melvin Franklin with pet sheep 27 – Cottonwood Lake Church 28 – As Snow was leaving 29 – Indian Camp 30 – Five men eating lunch on shore 31 – Congregational College (Redfield, S.D.) 32 – Hermosa Congregational Church (Hermosa, S.D.) 33 – Catechism Class Crandon Settlement, 1929 34 – Tuberculosis Hospital (Hot Springs, S.D.) 35 – Badlands scene 36 – Catechism Class, 1931 37 – Catechism Class, 1932 38 – Catechism Class, 4 boys 2 girls and pastor 39 – A town on the prairie 40 – Song Lyrics: Old South Dakota 41 – Stacking wheat in Dakota 42 – Harney Hotel (Rapid City, S.D.) 43 – Cement Plant (Rapid City, S.D.) 44 – Lead (S.D.) from mine hoist 45 – South Dakota State Capitol (Pierre, S.D.) 46 – Near view of the Needles 47 – Elmer’s birthplace Parker (S.D.) 48 – Street scene in Redfield (S.D.) 49 – South Dakota Windmill 50 – Artesian Well Drilling (Redfield, S.D.) 51 – Walter’s Artesian Well, Woonsocket (S.D.) 52 – Turner County Courthouse (Parker, S.D.) 53 – Presbyterian Church (Parker, S.D.) 54 – Methodist Episcopal Church (Parker, S.D.) 55 – Street Scene, Parker (S.D.) 56 – Caretakers Camp Dining Hall 57 – Earl Foglesong’s Threshers 58 – Camp meeting, Beulah Park, Redfield (S.D.), June 1930 59 – Boulders along creek 60 – South Dakota Snow, Hitchcock (S.D.), 1931-1932 61 – Snow plow just opened the road, 1932 62 – High Snow, South Dakota, 1896 63 – Snow Drifts, South Dakota, January 1932 64 – Winter Scenes, Hitchcock (S.D.). 65 – Parsonage, Crandon (S.D.) 66 – Ideal South Dakota Farm 67 – H. Egglers Home, Redfield (S.D.) 68 – Emil Bruegger Home, Tulare (S.D.) 69 – Redfield (S.D.) Schools now, 1931 70 – School House in Redfield (S.D.) 71 – M. E. Church in Hitchcock (S.D.) 72 – Game Lodge, Black Hills 73 – South Dakota statistics, 1930 74 – Crandon Settlement, January 15, 1932 75 – Crandon Settlement parsonage 76 – Bridge over James River, Redfield (S.D.) 77 – German M. E. Parsonage (Redfield, S.D.) 78 – Sod shanty near Webster (S.D.) 79 – Old Time Cradle 80 – Sederius Home, Ashton (S.D.) 81 – First Log Cabin in Black Hills, Custer (S.D.) 82 – South Dakota Combine, 1930 83 – Sod House 84 – Catechism Class, Crandon Settlement 85 – Crandon Settlement Church 86 – Bruderhof (Hutterite) buildings near Crandon (S.D.) 87 – Potato Digger 88 – Crandon Settlement Church/ Snow 89 – Crandon Settlement Song 90 – Crandon Settlement Church