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Other South Dakota Resources

Akta Lakota Museum
St. Joseph's Indian School
Chamberlain, SD 57325
(605) 734-3455
Artifacts and artwork of the Lakota.
American Indian Culture Research Center
PO Box 98
Marvin, SD 57251
(605) 432-5528
By appointment. Museum.
Bear Butte Visitor Center
PO Box 688
Sturgis, SD 57785
(605) 347-5240
Geology of butte; origin of Cheyenne religion, American Indian artifacts.
Beuchel Memorial Lakota Museum
PO Box 499
St. Francis, SD 57572
(605) 747-2361
Teton material, historic photo collection.
Black Hills State University
E.Y. Berry Library
1200 University Ave.
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 642-6833
Materials relating to American West, northern Great Plains, and Black Hills regional history.
Center for Western Studies
Augustana College
Sioux Falls, SD 57197
(605) 336-4007
Episcopal Diocese of SD records; Congregational Church records; materials relating to South Dakota.
Dakota Wesleyan University
McGovern Library
University Drive
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 996-6511, ext. 618
Regional history.
Deadwood Public Library
Centennial Archives
435 Williams Street
Deadwood, SD 57732
(605) 578-2821
Black Hills history.
Four Winds Cultural Center
1000 N Crescent
Flandreau, SD 57028
(605) 997-3773
Historic artifacts, memorabilia and contemporary materials.
H.V. Johnson American Indian Cultural Center and Museum
PO Box 590
Eagle Butte, SD 57625
(605) 964-2542
Art, historical materials and contemporary murals.
Heritage Center, Inc.
Red Cloud Indian School
PO Box 100
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
(605) 867-5491
Art Museum.
High Plains Western Heritage Center
PO Box 524
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 642-9378
History museum; art gallery. Materials relating to American Indian cultures and cowboy history.
Indian Museum of North America
Avenue of the Chiefs
Crazy Horse, SD 57730-9506
(605) 673-4681
American Indian material and library.
The Journey Museum
222 New York Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-6923
Museum; arts and crafts of American Indian artists and craftsmen.
Major James McLaughlin Heritage Center
PO Box 665
McLaughlin, SD 57642
(605) 823-4411
McLaughlin memorabilia relating to his work with Indian agencies; ranching.
Oscar Howe Art Center
119 W 3rd
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 996-4111
Permanent collection of paintings by Oscar Howe.
Phoebe Apperson Hearst Free Library
Box 880-309 W Main Street Lead, SD 57754
(605) 584-2013
Black Hills history and George Armstrong Custer materials.
Rapid City Public Library
PO Box 3090
Rapid City, SD 57701
Active genealogy group.
Roberts County Historical Society
Sisseton Library
305 E Maple Street
Sisseton, SD 57262
(605) 698-7391
Roberts county history (Sisseton Agency).
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Devereaux Library
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-2419
State and Black Hills history.
South Dakota State Library
800 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 773-3173
State and local history.
Sturgis Public Library
1040 Second Street
Sturgis, SD 57785
(605) 347-2740
Dakota and western history relating to Sturgis and Meade county.
Tekakwitha Fine Art Center
PO Box 208
Sisseton, SD 57262
(605) 698-7058
American Indian visual art; traveling exhibits.
Timber Lake and Area Historical Society
PO Box 181
Timber Lake, SD 57656
(605) 865-3546
Specializing in local and regional history; Frank Cundill photograph collection, 1910-1920; Indian artifacts; archives and library.
University of South Dakota
Institute of American Indian Studies
16 Dakota Hall
Vermillion, SD 57069
(605) 677-5208
Oral history tapes concerning Indian culture and history in South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Montana, Idaho, Washington, and Canada.
University of South Dakota
I.D. Weeks Library
Richardson Archives
Vermillion, SD 57069
(605) 677-5371
Materials relating to Indians of SD and the northern Great Plains
University of South Dakota
W.H. Over Museum
Vermillion, SD 57069
(605) 677-5228
Original photographs of Dakota Indians in the 19th century.