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Subject Files, 1873 - 1966, bulk: 1890 - 1960

Identifier: ACC 88-064:

Scope and Contents

This series contains records on a variety of subjects that were received and filed in the Office of the Secretary of State between 1873 and 1966 and includes affidavits; appointments to state offices; audit reports; bids, claims, and contracts; board and commission meeting minutes; a compact between the governments of South Dakota and Nebraska concerning the location of the boundary line between the two; court documents; insurance policies for state buildings including the capitol; lease agreements; legislature rolls and seating arrangements; petitions concerning the organization of counties; political debate challenges; resolutions; and utility company mortgages.


  • 1873 - 1966
  • Majority of material found within 1890 - 1960


6 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English


Arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically thereunder.

Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

900 Governors Dr
Pierre South Dakota 57501 USA
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