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Land Titles -- South Dakota

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Aurora County Land Documents, ca. 1880s

 Unprocessed — Box 01088 B
Identifier: H2013-071
Dates: ca. 1880s; ca. 1910s

Carol Anderson Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2007-071
Dates: 1988-1998

Edward F. Feezer Collection

 Unprocessed — Box 8545 A
Identifier: H2006-012
Dates: 1888

File only, Harding and Walworth County Books

 Sub-Series — Box 1892
Identifier: 2015-032
Scope and Contents This series contains the abstracts for land titles for the state of South Dakota. The date range for the abstracts is 1882-1980. These abstracts have been microfilmed and can be found on rolls 386-402 and 405-408. The physical files have been arranged by file number and thereunder by folio number. A small amount of materials were not labeled in any way while another set of documents included only the file number; these have also been added to the end of the series. Also found in box 16 are...
Dates: 1882 - 1980

General Land Office - Unapproved Land Claim Files, Lemmon District, 1908 - 1922

 Series — Box 1970-1982, 1999-2007
Identifier: ACC 84-147:
Scope and Contents This record series consists of Homestead Entry, Timber or Stone Entry land claim records for which applications were made after July 1, 1908. All applications were assigned a number in the order of being received.
Dates: 1908 - 1922

Grantor/Grantee Records, 1946 - 1962

 Series — Box 04814
Identifier: ACC 96-278:
Scope and Contents This series contains grantor/grantee records, which document property transactions in Beadle County. Information includes the fee book number, grantor and grantee names, legal description of land, number of acres, and the date of filing.
Dates: 1946 - 1962

Hanson County Land Documents, 1890s-1980s

 Unprocessed — Box 06490 C
Identifier: H2016-027
Dates: ca. 1890s-1980s

Indemnity and Endowment Land Abstracts, 1898 - 1912

Identifier: ACC 84-039:
Scope and Contents This series consists of 14 volumes containing indemnity and endowment abstracts for educational and charitable lands in South Dakota. Information includes a legal description of the land, its estimated value, county, school/organization, and lease number.
Dates: 1898 - 1912

Lake Andes-Yankton Sioux Tribe Litigation File, 1985 - 1986

 Series — Box 06111
Identifier: ACC 96-017:
Scope and Contents This series consists of correspondence concerning whether or not the Yankton Sioux Tribe has ownership of the lake bed of Lake Andes.
Dates: 1985 - 1986

Land Acquisition Files, 1930 - 1984

Identifier: ACC 97-028:
Scope and Contents This series contains land deeds, easements and resolutions, land exchanges, information on lands acquired, and Custer State Park accounts.
Dates: 1930 - 1984

Land Acquisition Files (RESTRICTED), 1931 - 1987

Identifier: ACC 91-018:
Scope and Contents This series contains Land Acquisition Files, created by the Department of Game, Fish, & Parks, for parcels of land that were purchased or exchanged by the department from 1931 to 1987 in South Dakota. A typical land acquisition file includes the name of the county, the name of the area and person or corporate bodies selling the land, a warranty deed, vouchers, correspondence, receipts for abstract of title, Attorney General Opinions, and an agreement for purchase of lands. Some files...
Dates: 1931 - 1987

Land Records - Robert J. Walters, 1905, 1920

 Series — Box FB 390
Identifier: ACC 2010-060:
Scope and Contents This series contains Robert J. Walters’s original homestead certificate and warranty deed for Little Cedar Island, located south of Platte, SD.
Dates: 1905, 1920

Milwaukee Road Deeds, 1875 - 1980

Identifier: ACC 82-053:
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of oversized maps and deeds of transfer of real property from private citizens and corporations to the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad. The records are arranged by the county in which the property lies. Also includes deeds for Woodbury County, Iowa. A partial name index of the Milwaukee Road deeds was added to the collection in 2010.
Dates: 1875 - 1980

Miscellaneous Filed Papers, 1914 - 1970

 Series — Box 06136 D
Identifier: ACC 96-045:
Scope and Contents This series contains miscellaneous papers filed with the Harding County Clerk of Courts between 1914 and 1970. Papers include coroner's inquests, applications for admission to the tuberculosis sanatorium, bonds, and deeds.This series contains miscellaneous papers filed with the Harding County Clerk of Courts between 1914 and 1970. Papers include coroner's inquests, applications for admission to the tuberculosis sanatorium, bonds, and deeds. ...
Dates: 1914 - 1970

Paulson Family Collection--Stanley County

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2013-111
Dates: ca. 1890s-1950s

Quiet Title Actions, 1963 - 1967

 Series — Box 1746
Identifier: ACC 80-046:
Scope and Contents This series contains records of quiet title actions for the years 1963 through 1967. Records are arranged chronologically.
Dates: 1963 - 1967

Rapid City Town Lot Claims, 1881

 Series — Box 6528
Identifier: ACC 2007-033, Series 2:
Scope and Contents The original “Statement of Town Lot Claimant” records filed with the Probate Judge in 1881. Records include the name of claimant, property description, date filed, date of initial possession, how land was located, and any improvements made to the property and their value. Some records also include documents from associated court cases.
Dates: 1881

Records, 1910 - 1978

Identifier: ACC 2005-055:
Scope and Contents This series contains WPA records, teacher assessment records, township records, treasurer account books, hunting and auto licenses, tax lists, mother’s pensions, poll records, and maps.
Dates: 1910 - 1978

Records, 1880 - 1939

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC 2003-016:
Scope and Contents This collection contains miscellaneous documents which were filed with the Register of Deeds Office in Butte County, Dakota Territory/South Dakota. These records cover the years 1880-1939. Container List Abstracts of Titles, 1892-1903 Attorney Applications, Liquor Licenses, 1890-1891 Bonds and Oaths, County Officials, 1913-1930 ...
Dates: 1880 - 1939

Records on Microfilm, 1893 - 1995

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

Redwater Irrigating Association Records, 1878-1995

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H99-002
Dates: 1878 - 1995

Revenue, Dept. of

 Record Group
Identifier: REV
Dates: 1923 - 1998

Sales of Land

 Series — Reel MF 5501-5505
Identifier: ACC 2003-001, Series 4:
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

W. W. Taylor Lands, 1895 - 1968

 Series — Box 8777 B: Series ACC 2005-006
Identifier: ACC 2005-006
Scope and Contents These records pertain to the lands formerly owned by State Treasurer William Walter Taylor. Taylor absconded with $367,020.59 of the State Treasury funds and was forced to turn over all his property holdings to the State of South Dakota in 1895. These folders, dated from 1895 to 1968, contain certificates of sale (numbered 1 thru 61), deeds, timber sale agreements, permits to remove dead wood, permits to cut willows, a sheriff’s deed on execution, bond, list of Taylor lands in...
Dates: 1895 - 1968