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South Dakota historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.

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South Dakota Historical MarkersForestburg Roadside Park

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SD hiway 34 along the old Dacotah Trail.

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location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/9/2006

last visited: 10/16/2011

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South Dakota Historical MarkersHistoric Highway ~ South to Pickstown

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Located in Lake Andes SD on Highway 44.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 6/27/2007

last visited: 6/22/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCCC Camp BF-1 at Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge

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CCC Camp established for drought relief during the Great Depression worked on what is now the Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/21/2006

last visited: 6/21/2007

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SESE95.6 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersEli Wixson Farm Site

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Found in Heritage Park Elk Point SD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/24/2006

last visited: 12/27/2010

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SESE95.6 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersLewis & Clark Campsite - Elk Point, SD

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The Missouri River has carved many channels in its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/24/2006

last visited: 12/27/2010

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SESE95.6 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersElk Point

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The recorded history of Elk Point dates back to the Lewis & Clark Expedition of 1804.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/10/2006

last visited: 2/12/2015

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SESE95.6 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersThe Missouri River was Historic Highway - Elk Point

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Highway 50 meanders through the prairie from just east of Vermillion to Pukwana, South Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/10/2006

last visited: 12/27/2010

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South Dakota Historical MarkersHistoric Highway ~ 2 blocks S then E

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Map of 1856 highway from Yankton to Pickstown along the Missouri River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/21/2006

last visited: 4/28/2013

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South Dakota Historical MarkersYou are about to enter Lake County 2

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So named because of is beautiful lakes. It had been the realm of the Dacotah Sioux Indians with few white intruders until ceded by the Yankton tribe in 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/12/2007

last visited: 2/12/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFirst Election in Northwestern United States

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Lewis and Clark reached a point in what is now Sioux City Iowa on August 20, 1804 near the mouth of the Floyd River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/24/2006

last visited: 8/7/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFort Randall & Old Church

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Fort Randall on Missouri River in SD, a Calvary Fort first established in 1856.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/2/2006

last visited: 8/8/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFirst Indian Presbyterian Church 1870

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The First Presbyterian Church was originally called Wakpaepakson or River Bend Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/19/2006

last visited: 2/18/2012

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NENE103.2 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFlandreau Indian High School

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Flandreau Indian Vocational High School had its origin in a mission school established, by P. A. Van Nice in 1872 to provide for the education of Dakota Indians.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/9/2007

last visited: 2/18/2012

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NENE103.5 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFlandreau Indian Christian Community

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This is the oldest continously used church in South Dakota. Started in 1870 and this building built in 1873.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wakpa

location: South Dakota

date approved: 1/27/2007

last visited: 4/9/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersLake Campbell Lutheran Church

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The Lake Campbell Lutheran Congregation was originally the Medary Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Congregation, Brookings County, Dakota Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 10/23/2006

last visited: 10/22/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersBrookings/Moody County Border on Old US Hwy 77

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Border of Brookings and Moody Counties along old US Hwy 77 one mile south of the old town of Medary on 220th Street just west of I-29.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 12/19/2006

last visited: 12/15/2006

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NENE107.5 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersMedary Townsite ~ 1857 - 58, 1871 - 1879

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he town of Medary was established in the year 1859, the first town in Dakota Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 10/23/2006

last visited: 12/9/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFirst Convention In Brookings County

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the county, created on paper in 1862, was organized July 3, 1871.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 10/23/2006

last visited: 12/9/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFirst Flour Mill in Dakota, Jefferson, SD

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Dakota’s first flour mill was established in 1867, after the Legislature gave them a water right on the Big Sioux.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/20/2011

last visited: 3/2/2011

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SESE109.3 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersSt. Peter’s Church, Jefferson, SD

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The vicinity of Jefferson, even before the organization of Dakota Territory in 1861, was a French-Canadian community and Catholic Services were held sporadically prior to the advent of Father Pierre Boucher in 1867.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/20/2011

last visited: 3/2/2011

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SESE109.3 km

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South Dakota Historical MarkersGrasshopper Cross, Jefferson, SD

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The huge wooden cross is a replacement of the one erected at the time fo the grasshopper plague in 1876.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/20/2011

last visited: 3/2/2011

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South Dakota Historical MarkersLake Henry Congregational Church 1885 ~ 1932

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Monument at the site of the Lake Henry Congregational Church 1885 ~ 1932.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/11/2007

last visited: 8/5/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersDe Smet Forest - DeSmet

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DE SMET FOREST Half mile Southeast of De Smet. De Smet Forest was established by the South Dakota Fish Game and Parks Department in 1946.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ridesthewind

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/16/2006

last visited: 12/21/2011

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South Dakota Historical MarkersYou are about to enter Kingsbury County

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A region of buffaloes and indians until 1870s. Indian mounds are found at Spirit Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: 4/21/2009

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South Dakota Historical MarkersYou are about to enter Brookings County

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Brookings County was home of roving Indians until 1862. The exploring party of Nicollet, scientist and Fremont, "pathfinder of the west", visited Oakwood Lakes July 1838 leaving the first reliable record.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: 4/21/2009

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