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Plat Maps

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority Files, 1919 - 1979

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-099:
Scope and Contents This series contains Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority files for the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad for the years 1919-1979. Records include Authority for Expenditure (A.F.E.) forms, Minor Improvement Authority (M.I.A.) request forms, engineers’ completion reports of property added or retired, cost estimates, balance sheets, summaries of charges, requisitions for materials, shipping notices, plats, blue prints, and correspondence. Improvements...
Dates: 1919 - 1979

Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority Files, 1962 - 1981

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-052:
Scope and Contents This series consists of Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority files documenting financial authority for construction and improvements on, and retirement and sale of, railroad property and facilities along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad between 1962 and 1981. The majority of the files pertain to Authority for Expenditure requests. Records with the files include Authority for Expenditure (AFE) and Minor Improvement Authority (MIA) request forms,...
Dates: 1962 - 1981

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 - 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

Land and Tax Records, 1884 - 1928

 Series
Identifier: ACC 75-509:
Scope and Contents From the Record Group: This record group contains records created and maintained by county government agencies and officials in Hughes County, South Dakota and includes assessment books pertaining to real and personal property; civil case files and court records; tax records; insanity records; auditor records; and various records regarding the early history of Pierre. Records are dated from 1880 to 1968.
Dates: 1884 - 1928

Milwaukee Road Bridge and Culvert Files, 1909 - 1975

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-054:
Scope and Contents This series consists of project files pertaining to the maintenance and construction of bridges and culverts along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad between 1909 and 1975. Records within the files include budget estimate and analysis worksheets, invoices, Authority for Expenditure forms, memos and correspondence, drawings and blueprints, photographs, summary reports filed upon completion of the project, and other miscellaneous documents.
Dates: 1909 - 1975

Miscellaneous Filed Papers, 1891 - 1927

 Series
Identifier: ACC 85-150:
Scope and Contents This series consists of records filed with the McPherson County Auditor between 1891 and 1927 and includes election ballots; tax levy notices; animal bounties and estray notices; commission meeting minutes; applications, petitions, licenses and permits submitted to/granted by the County Board of Commissioners; military service eligibility lists and service reports; and retail druggists reports.
Dates: 1891 - 1927

Plat Book, 1915

 Series — Volume V 5641
Identifier: ACC 96-279:
Scope and Contents This series consists of one volume containing Beadle County plat maps from 1915. Plats include land ownership information, and the location of railroad lines.
Dates: 1915

Preliminary Cost Estimate Files, 1968 - 1973

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-202:
Scope and Contents Consists of files pertaining to preliminary cost estimates for right of way acquisitions made by the Department of Transportation (previously the Department of Highways) during the course of highway construction projects carried out between 1968 and 1973. Records include preliminary project cost estimate sheets (include project number, county, control number, location, date, owner, legal description, improvement in taking, value of improvement taken, estimated acres taken, cost of land,...
Dates: 1968 - 1973

Property Management Files, circa 1920-1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-013:
Scope and Contents This series consists of property management files maintained by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company between circa 1920 and 1980 and includes records documenting the construction, maintenance, retirement, and sale of bridges, culverts, pipes, crossings, and station facilities; leases and other agreements made between the railroad company and various corporations and individuals throughout South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota for the use, construction, maintenance,...
Dates: circa 1920-1980

Railroad Appraisal Records, 1917 - 1932, bulk: 1918 - 1920

 Series
Identifier: ACC 86-089:
Scope and Contents This series consists of eight volumes of original appraisal records for lands adjacent to the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad in Brown, Day, Edmunds, Grant, Roberts, and Walworth Counties, South Dakota; the city of Aberdeen, SD; and McIntosh County, North Dakota. Records for each valuation section include plats of lands adjacent to the railroad right-of-way and the assessed valuations of those properties; geographical and topographical descriptions of the surrounding environment;...
Dates: 1917 - 1932; Majority of material found within 1918 - 1920

Railroad Appraisal Records, circa 1918-1920

 Series
Identifier: ACC 85-022:
Scope and Contents This accession consists of seventy volumes of original appraisal records (circa 1918-1920) for lands adjacent to the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad in various counties throughout South Dakota. Records within each valuation section volume include plat maps of lands adjacent to the railroad right-of-way and the assessed valuations of those properties; geographical and topographical descriptions of the surrounding environment; appraisal questionnaires completed by local residents...
Dates: circa 1918-1920

Railroad Maps, 1883 - 2000, bulk: 1883 - 1978

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2010-078:
Scope and Contents This series consists of over 900 railroad-related maps either created by or filed with the South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT). Maps include railroad right of way, station, and track maps as well as track elevation profiles, depot blueprints, telephone company line plats, valuation maps, and bridge surveys. A searchable index to this maps is available upon request.
Dates: 1883 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1978

Record of Public Domain Lands in South Dakota, 1980 - 1981

 Series
Identifier: ACC 95-096
Scope and Contents This series consists of 20” x 25.5” sheets that contain a record of public domain lands in South Dakota from 1980 to 1981. Information includes: section or tract number, subdivision, number of acres, kind of entry or purpose of order, serial file or order number, date of action, date posted, and remarks. Some also have plats.
Dates: 1980 - 1981

Records on Microfilm, 1893 - 1995

 Series
Identifier: ACC 91-185:
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 110 rolls of 35mm microfilm of general deed indexes, deed records books, general mortgage indexes, mortgage record books, record of soldiers, patent records, and miscellaneous records.
Dates: 1893 - 1995

Right of Way Acquisition Records, 1965 - 1976

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-041:
Scope and Contents Contains records documenting the acquisition of right of way property by the Department of Transportation (previously the Department of Highways) for highway construction purposes between 1965 and 1976. All of the records pertain to properties in Lawrence County acquired for Federal Aid Project No. I 90-1 (14) 19. Records include property photographs and plans, correspondence with state and federal government agencies, project descriptions, cost estimates, agents’ records of calls, invoices,...
Dates: 1965 - 1976

Right of Way Appraisal Records, 1965 - 1974

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-276:
Scope and Contents This series consists of appraisal records (“pencil appraisals”) for properties affected by highway construction projects carried out by the Department of Transportation (previously the Department of Highways) between 1965 and 1974. Records include property appraisal forms and reports (typically contain the following information: project number, county, parcel number, owner, legal description of the affected property describing its boundaries and location, highest and best use of the property,...
Dates: 1965 - 1974

Side Track Agreements, circa 1911-1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-016, Series 2:
Scope and Contents This series contains agreements made between the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company and corporations throughout South Dakota and Iowa between 1911 and 1980 for the construction, maintenance, and operation of side tracks used by the corporations. Also included are memos, correspondence, invoices, and plat maps showing the location of the track(s) discussed in the agreement.
Dates: circa 1911-1980

Sisseton Indian Agency Records, 1875 - 1954

 Series — Reel MF 6671-6686
Identifier: ACC 2005-045:
Scope and Contents This record series consists of several sub-series with varying arrangements. Included are Superintendent’s annual reports; student records including record cards and census reports; probate records; plat books, maps and related records; allotment and allottee records; Works Progress Administration correspondence; realty contract ledgers; farm leases correspondence; and household surveys. List of Reels ...
Dates: 1875 - 1954

Statewide Highway Planning Survey Files, 1937 - 1969

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2013-006:
Scope and Contents Consists of survey files maintained by the Department of Highways Research and Planning Division between 1937 and 1969. Many of the survey records utilized by the Department of Highways for the purpose of statewide highway planning were created by the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey (USCGS). Records include triangulation station descriptions, survey data sheets, plane coordinates, geographic position information, and maps; quadrangle descriptions and latitude and longitude coordinates;...
Dates: 1937 - 1969

Station Files, 1923 - 1975

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-100:
Scope and Contents This series contains files for stations along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad for the years 1923-1975. The files include records such as work orders, invoices and receipts, agreements and contracts, plats, drawings, floor plans, blueprints, and memos and correspondence pertaining to construction and maintenance in and around the stations. Most of the stations are located in South Dakota; however, several Iowa and Minnesota stations are also included.
Dates: 1923 - 1975

Subject Files and Correspondence

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-185:
Scope and Contents Consists of subject and correspondence files pertaining to statewide highway planning maintained by the Department of Highways State Highway Commission between 1936 and 1953 and includes inter-department memoranda; correspondence between Statewide Highway Planning Survey staff, federal agencies such as the Public Roads Administration (known as the Bureau of Public Roads prior to 1939 and after 1949), and highway commission officials in other states; instruction manuals; bills and receipts;...
Dates: 1936 - 1954

Technical Reconnaissance Reports for Land Acquisition Projects, 1956 - 1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 91-001:
Scope and Contents Consists of technical reconnaissance reports (TRRs) for parcels of land that were considered for purchase by the Department of Game, Fish, and Parks between 1956 and 1980. These comprehensive land reports were used for reference by the department in land acquisition and use programs. Information in the reports may include the date of the report, name of the preparer, name of the land area, size of the parcel (in acres), legal description of location, prioritized land use classification, size of...
Dates: 1956 - 1980

Western South Dakota Forest Inventory Records, 1966 - 1977

 Series
Identifier: ACC 91-006:
Scope and Contents Contains bound computer data printouts and project files created during the course of forest inventories conducted by the Department of Game, Fish, and Parks between 1969 and 1977. Between 1971 and 1974, in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, the department undertook a forest inventory of non-U.S. Forest Service land in Western South Dakota (included lands west of the 103rd meridian). The purpose of the inventory was to obtain statistics such as the area, location, and productive capacity...
Dates: 1966 - 1977