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Folk Arts and Artists Files, 1984 - 1991

 Series
Identifier: ACC 92-093:

Scope and Contents

Consists of vertical files on folk cultural subjects, individual folk artists, and folk art communities that were maintained by the State Historical Preservation Center/South Dakota Arts Council Folk Arts Program between 1984 and 1991. Subjects include ethnic communities such as Czech, German-Russian, and Swedish Americans; art forms such as leather work, quill work, and quilting; and artists such as Alice New Holy Blue Legs. Records collected within the files include news clippings, artist information sheets, correspondence, newsletters, and other publications.

Dates

  • 1984 - 1991

Extent

1.5 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Fonds: English

Arrangement

Arranged in three subseries: 1. Subjects (alphabetical by subject), 2. Artists and Arts (alphabetical by artist’s surname), 3. Unfiled Clippings (alphabetical by folder name).

Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

Contact:
900 Governors Dr
Pierre South Dakota 57501 USA
605-773-3804
605-773-6041 (Fax)