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Civil Court Records

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: (AAT ID: 300027866)

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Case Files - Civil and Probate, 1866 - 1916

 Sub-Series
Identifier: ACC 2003-098:
Scope and Contents This series contains records created and maintained by the Clay County Clerk of Courts from 1866-1916. Civil Action Files, 1866-1915. (38 cubic feet) Records may contain summons, satisfactions, complaint, answers of the parties, orders, motions, statements of judge, disqualifications, briefs, transcripts, judgment, notice of appeal, and all other information pertinent to the case. Records are organized in case number order. Examples of files include divorce, judgments, complaints,...
Dates: 1866 - 1916

Civil and Criminal Case Files, 1929 - 1951

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2015-012:
Scope and Contents This series contains court records for both criminal and civil trials in Roberts County from 1929-1951. The series consists of cases 6001-8299 but not all case files are accounted for within the series; most notably, the case files 6478-6827 are absent with various other case files missing throughout the series. Within each court case file there are judgments, evidence, correspondence and other items related to each case.
Dates: 1929 - 1951

Civil and Probate Case Files, 1957 - 1983

 Sub-Series
Identifier: ACC 86-048:
Scope and Contents This series contains records created and maintained by the Beadle County Clerk of Courts from 1957 to 1983. Civil Action Files, 1957-1963. Records may contain summons, satisfactions, complaint, answers of the parties, orders, motions, statements of judge, disqualifications, briefs, transcripts, judgment, notice of appeal, and all other information pertinent to the case. Records are organized in case number order. Examples of files include divorce, judgments, complaints,...
Dates: 1957 - 1983

Civil Case Files (RESTRICTED), 1875 - 1913

 Series
Identifier: ACC 98-169:
Scope and Contents This series contains the case files for the civil cases tried in Union County between1875-1913. Case topics include divorce, debt owed, real estate, inheritance and land deed claims. The index for the records is available on the archives server with all boxes entered except Box 2 cases 264-390.
Dates: 1875 - 1913

Civil Case Records (RESTRICTED), 1860 - 1880

 Series — Reel Vault (Restricted Microfilm): Series ACC 92-001:
Identifier: ACC 2013-083
Scope and Contents This series contains civil case records from 1860 to 1880. These files are organized by case number
Dates: 1860 - 1880

Court Records, 1866 - 1940, bulk: 1866 - 1935

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-284:
Scope and Contents This series contains records created or utilized by the Union County Circuit Courts and includes a variety of materials. The bulk of the series consists of Justices’ and Judgment Dockets bound in large bound volumes and covering the years 1870 through 1940. There are also three clerk’s record books which include courtroom notes as well as penmanship practice and a separate book which contains the Court Calendar for the year 1888 and the 1907-1918. Court issued marriage certificates for the...
Dates: 1866 - 1940; Majority of material found within 1866 - 1935

Milwaukee Road Bankruptcy and Reorganization Files, 1957 - 1983, bulk: 1978 - 1983

 Series
Identifier: ACC 90-092:
Scope and Contents This accession consists of files maintained by the South Dakota Department of Transportation Division of Railroads pertaining to the bankruptcy and reorganization of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company between 1977 and 1983. Some of the records within the files were created prior to this period (circa 1957-1975). The combined effects of increased competition from air, highway, and other rail shipping operations and an unprofitable rural rail network caused the...
Dates: 1957 - 1983; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1983

Platte-Winner Bridge Lawsuit Files, 1961 - 1970

 Series
Identifier: ACC 84-030:
Scope and Contents Consists of files maintained by the Department of Highways Legal Division between 1969 and 1970 concerning a lawsuit filed by Peter Kiewit Sons Co., Massman Construction Co., and Johnson, Drake & Piper, Inc. against the State Highway Commission, the Department of Highways, and the State of South Dakota for damages incurred in the performance of a construction contract. Completed in 1966, the Platte-Winner Bridge (SDDOT structure no. 12085080) is located in Charles Mix County and serves as...
Dates: 1961 - 1970