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Douglas County School Census Reports, 1888-1889, 1900, 1907-1975

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC 78-073:

Scope and Contents

This series contains the school census reports for all districts in Douglas County between 1888 and 1975. As these are the reports sent to the Department of School and Public land many of the reports only contain the student’s name, age and parent’s name but there a number of reports that includes notes on mental and physical handicaps in the later years and as such are restricted. Census reports are arranged chronologically but some years are absent from this series. See box list for more information.


  • 1888-1889, 1900, 1907-1975


Access to school census reports is partially restricted pursuant to SDCL 1-27-1.5(1) and FERPA. Individuals with appropriate identification can view their own records. All records may be opened to researchers with the written permission of the Department of Education.


3 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English


Box List Box 1: 1888-1889, 1900, 1907-1928 Box 2: 1929-1956 Box 3: 1957-1975

Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

900 Governors Dr
Pierre South Dakota 57501 USA
605-773-6041 (Fax)