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South Dakota -- Dept. of Highways

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Basic Map Series

 Series — Box MB 89
Identifier: ACC 2016-135, Series 2:
Scope and Contents This series contains basic maps organized by county. These maps are undated.
Dates: 1919-1993

Department Histories and Historic Photographs, 1920 - 1980

 Series — Box 7847
Identifier: ACC 2011-020
Scope and Contents This accession contains several histories of transportation and highway development in South Dakota, as well as photographs of bridge and highway construction, snow removal, events, incidents, and department staff. Many of the photographs are undated, but appear to be taken during the 1920s and 1930s. Historic Photos – Bridges, 1926-1929 and 1975 Historic Photos – Road and Bridge...
Dates: 1920 - 1980

Highways, Dept. of

 Record Group
Identifier: HWYS
Scope and Contents This record group contains records created and maintained by the South Dakota Department of Highways and includes highway and bridge construction plans and photographs, petitions, litigation files, publicitiy photographs and films, highway planning survey files, State Highway Commission audit reports, and records pertaining to the 1972 Rapid City flood.
Dates: 1914 - 1980

Ken Balgeman Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2005-024
Dates: ca. 1950s to 1960s

Monte Schneider Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2006-049
Dates: ca. 1910s-1980s

Research Reports, 1955 - 1982

Identifier: ACC 82-135:
Scope and Contents Contains research reports from the Department of Transportation Office of Research and Special Assignments (previously Department of Highways Research and Planning Division) for the years 1955-1982. Types of reports include preliminary, interim, final, progress, performance, summary, and technical reports. The majority of the reports concern testing and evaluation of soil and various materials used in the construction of bridges, roads, culverts, and other transportation structures. Several of...
Dates: 1955 - 1982

South Dakota Department of Highways, “Season’s Greetings” postcard

 Unprocessed — Box 06652 B
Identifier: H2017-057
Dates: late 1960s

South Dakota Highway Maps, 1941 - 1960

 Series — Box MB 86-88, 90
Identifier: ACC 2016-135, Series 1:
Scope and Contents This series contains highway and road maps of South Dakota organized by county dating from 1941-1960. Some maps are undated, and some counties are further divided into halves. Information pertaining to Indian reservations and the construction of roads is included in this series.
Dates: 1941 - 1960

Subject Files and Correspondence, 1944 - 1978

Identifier: ACC 82-213:
Scope and Contents Consists of subject and correspondence files maintained by the Department of Transportation (formerly Department of Highways) Division of Administration between 1944 and 1978 and includes correspondence and memoranda (including copies of correspondence to and from Governors Richard F. Kneip and Harvey L. Wollman concerning state and federal transportation matters), District Engineers and Highway Research Review Board meeting minutes, reports, city and county maps, photographs, legal opinions,...
Dates: 1944 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1978

Uniform Cost Accounting for County Highways Files, 1958 - 1970

Identifier: ACC 82-200:
Scope and Contents Contains files pertaining to the establishment of a Uniform Cost Accounting system for county highway departments between 1958 and 1970 and includes survey and audit reports for existing highway systems in specific counties, annual reports of county highway projects, manuals, Department of Highways newsletters, approved contractor equipment rental rate schedules, correspondence, questionnaires, and copies of speeches delivered by Department of Highways officials concerning the proposed system....
Dates: 1958 - 1970