Mellette Memorial Association
President: Prudy Calvin
Vice President: Jim Roby
Treasurer: Ann Edelman
Secretary: Lisa Oelrich
The Mellette Memorial Association is a private nonprofit organization which operates the 1885 Mellette House, home of Arthur Mellette, South Dakota’s first governor. The house has been restored and is filled with original Mellette furniture, portraits, and heirlooms.
• Annual event “If Headstones Could Talk,” in June. Guided tour of Mt. Hope Cemetery in Watertown:
– Visit the graves of some of Watertown’s earliest residents