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2016 History Awards

2016 History Awards

State Historical Society presents
2016 Governor’s Awards for History

2016 Governor’s Awards for History winners included, seated from left, Shebby Lee of Rapid City, Individual; Gary Grittner of Fort Pierre (representing the Fort Pierre Bring It Home Committee) and Judy Allen of Rapid City (representing the Mount Rushmore Society), Organizational;  Amber Nash of Waubay, History Teacher of the Year; and Chuck Vollan of Brookings, Herbert S. Schell Award for best article in “South Dakota History.” No Robinson Lifetime Achievement Award was presented. Presenters included, standing from left, Jay D. Vogt, director of the South Dakota State Historical Society; and Brad Tennant, SDSHS Board of Trustees President.