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Land Use -- South Dakota

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Aerial Photographs and Index Maps, 1951 - 1999, bulk: 1960 - 1969

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

Agriculture and Grazing Lease Agreements, 1955 - 1976

Identifier: ACC 82-278:
Scope and Contents Contains leases and related correspondence for agreements made between the Department of Game, Fish, and Parks and private individuals for the use of state and federal-owned lands for farming and livestock grazing between 1955 and 1976. Information provided in the leases may include the date of the lease, name and town of the lessee, inclusive dates for the lease period, name of the area and county where the property is located, legal description of the property, rental to be paid by the...
Dates: 1955 - 1976

Alexander E. Kull Collection – The Rosebud Country

 Unprocessed Material — Box 00251 B
Identifier: H2022-044
Dates: ca. 1900s to 1920s

Brule County Farm Map, 1908

 Unprocessed Material — MD 118
Identifier: H2017-064
Dates: 1908

Diamond A Cattle Company Collection

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2005-093

Fifth District, 1967 - 1983

Scope and Contents From the Record Group:

This record group contains records created and mantained by the Fifth District of the Inter-County Planning and Development Commission. Records include population statistics, maps, zoning ordinances, regulations, correspondence, publications, minutes, grants and studies.

Dates: 1967 - 1983

Hanson County Land Documents, 1890s-1980s

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

Henry Jacobsen Collection—Butte County Township Maps

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

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

James Donery Collection – Land Documents – Custer/Douglas County

 Unprocessed Material — Box 00251 B
Identifier: H2022-030
Dates: ca. 1900s to 1910s

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 Tract Books, 1895 - 1979

Identifier: ACC 84-038:
Scope and Contents

This series consists of tract books for educational and charitable lands in South Dakota. Volumes give the legal description of the land, the total acreage, the land sale number, the patent number, the lease number and the lease expiration date. Notations about appraised value, easements, right of ways, covenants and history may be found.

Dates: 1895 - 1979

Margaret Ethelyn Walsh Collection

 Unprocessed Material — Box 00251 B
Identifier: H2022-047
Dates: ca. 1920s; ca. 1950s-1960s

Mary and Michael Moran Collection

 Unprocessed Material — MD 113
Identifier: H2009-018
Dates: 1887

Merton Sarvay—Hughes County documents, 1880s-1890s

 Unprocessed Material — Box 06490 B
Identifier: H2016-033
Dates: 1880s-1890s

Miscellaneous Court Records, 1890 - 1954

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC 2005-044:
Scope and Contents This series contains small claims papers, oaths and bonds, election notices, mortgage papers, lists of army deserters, arrest and search warrants, school land grazing leases, and other Meade County court records from 1890 through 1954. Bonds of the Sturgis Water Co., 1912 Small Claims, 1890-1899 Bonds, 1928-1935 Oaths and Bonds of Clerks,...
Dates: 1890 - 1954

Mission Townsite Company--Papers

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

Niels Christian Frederiksen – Letter – January 20, 1884

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2022-049
Dates: January 20, 1884

Ole Moen—Land Document—Albee (S.D.), March 11, 1887

 Unprocessed Material — Box 00806 B
Identifier: H2021-024
Dates: March 11, 1887

Recreation Guide Maps, South Dakota

 Unprocessed Material — MD 118
Identifier: H2012-025
Dates: ca. 1960s

Report - "1972 Evaluation of State School Lands", September 1973

 Series — Box 01866
Identifier: ACC 87-089:
Scope and Contents Consists of a single report concerning a study conducted between 1971 and 1973 by the Department of Game, Fish, and Parks to evaluate unsold acres of school and endowment lands for the purpose of determining potential environmental, recreational, and wildlife values. The report includes a brief history of school lands in the state, an overview of the project, maps and charts detailing project staff recommendations for dispersal of the lands, and a copy of the evaluation form used during the...
Dates: September 1973

Right-of-Way Easement Records, 1901 - 1970

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC 96-116:
Scope and Contents

This series contains radio tower, community building sites, sewage, dams, pumping stations, cemetery sites, church sites, drainage ditches, power lines, telephone lines, pipe lines, and railway right-of-way easement records.

Dates: 1901 - 1970

School and Public Lands, Dept. of

 Record Group
Identifier: SPL

SD Film Collection--Dakota Pathways: A History, 2003

 Unprocessed Material — Box 9149 A
Identifier: H2004-007
Dates: 2003

SD Postcard Collection—Kendall Land Company (Newell, S.D.)

 Unprocessed Material — Box 08538 C
Identifier: H2016-020
Dates: 1910

“South Dakota Farms and Ranches” – Map, 1902

 Unprocessed Material — Map-case MD 333
Identifier: H2021-018
Dates: 1902

State Comprehensive Plan, 1974 - 1974

 Series — Box 3274B
Identifier: ACC 89-041:
Scope and Contents

This series consists of the 1974 South Dakota Comprehensive Development Plan. The plan was prepared by the State Planning Bureau in cooperation with various state agencies and covers economic development, criminal justice, rural development and land use. The plan also includes copies of letters from Governor Kneip to the Legislature and between Governor Kneip and Commissioner Dan Bucks.

Dates: 1974 - 1974

Subject Files, 1955 - 1982, bulk: 1970 - 1982

Identifier: ACC 83-040:
Scope and Contents Consists of subject files from the Department of Transportation Office of Public Transportation and Urban Planning pertaining to transportation planning and development, urban planning, and land use for the years 1955-1982. Records within the files include technical reports, feasibility studies, memoranda and correspondence, work plans, interagency meeting minutes, traffic statistics and analysis, and maps. The majority of the records concern Sioux Falls, Rapid City, and the Black Hills...
Dates: 1955 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1982

Subject Files, 1956 - 1984

Identifier: ACC 97-027:
Scope and Contents

Consists of subject files maintained by the Office of the Secretary of the Department of Game, Fish, and Parks between 1956 and 1984.

Dates: 1956 - 1984

Technical Reconnaissance Reports for Land Acquisition Projects, 1956 - 1980

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...
Dates: 1956 - 1980