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Land Subdivision -- South Dakota

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

General Land Office - Dependent Resurvey Notes and Plats, 1946 - 2012

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains the field notes and plats prepared by the U.S. Department of the Interior for resurveys of lands in South Dakota. Survey plats measure approximately 18” x 24” and are stored in map drawers. Survey notes come two different ways – written directly on the plat, or separately on 8.5”x 11” paper. Separated survey notes are stored in file cabinets in the Archives Processing Room.
Dates: 1946 - 2012

General Land Office - Examination of Township Surveys, 1889 - 1900

 Series — Box 395
Identifier: ACC 2016-037:
Scope and Contents This series contains books of handwritten field notes, created by surveyors who were commissioned to examine the accuracy and completeness of the original township surveys. Field notes include the names of the original surveyor and the examining surveyor, contract number, original survey date, examination date, location, and observations.
Dates: 1889 - 1900

General Land Office - Original Land Survey Field Notes, 1859 - 1980

Identifier: ACC 84-001:
Scope and Contents This series consists of the original handwritten notes taken by surveyors during initial boundary surveys, resurveys, and survey amendments in South Dakota. Includes surveys of township, range, and subdivision lines; standard and parallel guide meridian lines; state boundaries; and Indian and military reservation boundaries. Also includes field notes for mineral surveys, homestead entry surveys, and town site surveys.
Dates: 1859 - 1980

General Land Office - Original Land Survey Plats, 1860 - 1930

 Series — Drawer MD 161-200
Identifier: ACC 84-002:
Scope and Contents This series consists of the original plat maps created by land surveyors during initial boundary surveys in South Dakota, and certified by the Commissioner of School and Public Lands.
Dates: 1860 - 1930

Henry Jacobsen Collection—Butte County Township Maps

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2017-076
Dates: ca. 1910s-1950s

Land Survey Field Notes

 Series — Reel MF 5506-5514
Identifier: ACC 2003-001, Series 5:
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Most of these records are microfilm copies of records from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), which were obtained through the Indian Archives Project.
Dates: 1864 - 1922

Mission Townsite Company--Papers

 Unprocessed — Box FB 34
Identifier: H2003-036
Dates: 1929-1968

School and Public Lands, Dept. of

 Record Group
Identifier: SPL