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OEM Digital Photographs - Floods

 Digital Record
Identifier: 2016-140-001


  • June 2011

Scope and Contents

This series contains 1552 digital images taken by Tom Welch during the June 2011 floods in South Dakota for the South Dakota Office of Emergency Management. Images document flood water levels and damage (particularly around Pierre/Ft. Pierre and Dakota Dunes); the activities of the South Dakota National Guard and emergency response teams; and community sandbagging efforts. Also included are some press releases and a “Battle Update Brief” presentation from June 5, 2011.

Processing Note

The photos were transferred to the Archives as JPEG files. During processing they were converted to preservation-ready TIFF files in accordance with the Archives’ Digital Preservation Rules.

Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

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