Flood Damage -- South Dakota
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: ACC 2019-022
Scope and Contents This accession contains aerial photographs and index maps produced by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture’s Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service. These photos were used by the South Dakota Department of Transportation for infrastructure construction planning and were annotated through the years by various staff. The resulting snapshot of South Dakota provides valuable information on land use, environmental and landscape changes, the development of South Dakota interstates, and urban...
Dates: 1951 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1969
Unprocessed — Box 08539 A
Identifier: ACC 2016-140:
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.
Dates: June 2011
Identifier: ACC 2011-039
Scope and Contents This series contains aerial photographs, slides, newspaper articles, and video footage collected by the Office of Emergency Management to document damage from floods, tornadoes, and other natural disasters in South Dakota. Also included are seven audiocassettes containing recorded speeches, meeting minutes, and slide show narrations.
Dates: 1966 - 1998
Identifier: ACC 2016-157
Scope and Contents This series consists of disaster files and related materials created and maintained by the Office of Emergency Management from 2005 to 2007. Disaster files contain information documenting disasters (declared, undeclared, and major) and copies of claims filed by counties billing the federal government for assistance in disaster cleanup. Information may include (but is not limited to): description of the cause, type, and severity of each disaster; summary of events, type and amount of...
Dates: 2005 - 2007
Identifier: ACC 2015-085:
Scope and Contents This series contains 1,030 digital photographs which document the aftermath of tornadoes in Wessington Springs (June 18, 2014) and Delmont (May 10, 2015), as well as flooding in the southeastern part of the state (June 2014). The images were taken by Office of Emergency Management staff. Photographs are primarily JPG files, although there are some PNG and BMP files as well. During processing, these files were added to the Archives digital collections management system for better long-term...
Dates: 2014 - 2015
Series — Box 9506 A
Identifier: ACC 2016-084:
Scope and Contents This series contains two black and white aerial photograph series of the James River and the Big Sioux River taken in April 1969 to document the extent of the snowmelt flood to eastern South Dakota communities.
Dates: 1969 - 1969
Dates: June 2011
Unprocessed — Box 8538 B
Unprocessed — Box 08535 E
Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Series — Box 09026: Series ACC 2019-029; Series ACC 2019-032
Identifier: ACC 2020-014
Scope and Contents This series contains 18 color slides taken by Office of Emergency Management staff to document flooding in northeastern South Dakota from July to October 1993. Most of the images were taken along the James River near Aberdeen, but there are also a few from Lake Traverse and the Sisseton area.
Series — Box 4474
Identifier: ACC 2016-079:
Scope and Contents This series contains audiotapes of oral history interviews conducted from 1971 to 1972 by the South Dakota Oral History Project. Information pertaining to the Black Hills Flood and the Rapid City Flood can be found in this series.
Dates: 1971 - 1972
Series — Box 2069
Identifier: ACC 85-144:
Scope and Contents This series contains rainfall data logs for 1940-1970, lost cost summaries by county logs for 1926-1966 and indexes of hail damage to crops from 1957-1973 as well as data and information on weather monitoring programs occurring during the years 1972 through 1974. Records are arranged by topic and thereunder chronologically. For subject files created after 1974, see ACC 85-078.
Dates: 1926 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1970