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Secretary, Division of the, 1901 - 1992


Scope and Contents

Records held by the Office of the Secretary include those pertaining to the enforcement of departmental policies, budgets, personnel, state travel, state and federal programs, student financial assistance, continuing education, and departmentwide planning.


  • 1901 - 1992

Administrative History

The Office of the Secretary provided leadership to the divisions of the Department of Education and Cultural Affairs toward to the pursuit of its goals by directing budget preparation, personnel functions, planning efforts, and central service; by reviewing all federal program applications and operations; by acting as a liaison between state and federal officials in areas of involvement by the department; by acting as a resource to the governing boards within the department; and by representing the department in matters involving the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of state government.


16.6 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

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