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Archives and Special Collections Exhibit: Greetings from South Dakota Postcards

 

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The USD Archives and Special Collections is home to many unique holdings from South Dakota's past.  This on-line exhibit, Greetings from South Dakota, is a compilation of 29 postcards rendering images from throughout the state.  Although the collection is relatively small, with 159 cards, the images are diverse and give a glimpse of life in South Dakota in the early 1900s.  All dates given are based on that of the postal date unless otherwise written on the front of the postcard.

 

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Sioux Falls, SD: August 5, 1913
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Pierre, SD: April 18, 1913
chalkbluff
Springfield, SD (date unknown)

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Huron, SD: September 6, 1913
taborchurch taborchurch2 
Tabor, SD: October 18, 1913
 
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Vermillion, SD: May 7, 1909 
 


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CoD State Camp: September 18, 1914
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Vermillion, SD (date unknown)
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Vermillion, SD (date unknown)


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Fairfax, SD: September 11, 1907
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Vermillion, SD: June 8, 1912
 thumbTheDouglas1 thumbTheDouglas2
Yankton, SD (date unknown)
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Snow storm: Febuary 2, 1910

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