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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 MarkersChamberlain ~1880~

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Named for Selah Chamberlain, a Milwaukee RR official, the site was the scene of an encounter between Jean Baptiste Trudeau and the Teton Sioux in 1794 and when Samuel H Morrow surveyed the area, in 1868 he found a ranch on American Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/6/2007

last visited: 5/6/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersAmerican Island

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AKA Cedar Island was submerged when Lake Francis Case formed in 1953 and since.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/22/2006

last visited: 5/5/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps Camps

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HM commemorating the CCC, a Federal work-relief program during the great depression (1933 to 1942).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/16/2006

last visited: 3/15/2005

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South Dakota Historical MarkersSojorn at Camp Pleasant - Chamberlain, SD

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This marker can be found at a rest stop with an ajoining information area on the Lewis and Clark expedition.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/5/2009

last visited: 3/15/2005

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South Dakota Historical MarkersHistoric Highway ~Chamberlain~

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East on US 18 to W to SD 47 on US 18

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location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/6/2007

last visited: 5/6/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFt. Ridgley & South Pass Federal Wagon Road ~ 1st Road in Dakota circa 1857

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First road in South Dakota - Fort Ridgley and South Pass Federal Wagon Road opened in 1857.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/8/2006

last visited: 6/13/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersHistoric Highway - Iona

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Iona, small SD town established 1898 along the Missouri River breaks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/8/2006

last visited: 6/13/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCenter of Population ~ Gann Valley ~ 2000 Census

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2000 Census Center of Population in Gann Valley

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/24/2006

last visited: 3/12/2012

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South Dakota Historical MarkersL & C Pvt. Shannon Shows Up

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Pvt. Shannon of the Corps of Discovery expedition, after being lost for nearly a month, is re-united with the expedition near here in 1804.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 9/21/2006

last visited: 9/20/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersHistoric Highway - E on US 18 <--> N on SD 47

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"Historic Highway" on the Lewis & Clark Trail with many of the historic sites near the Missouri River in south central SD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 3/18/2006

last visited: 6/19/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersThe Rosebud Country

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"The Rosebud Country" Historical Marker describes the places and events that contributed to the development of this entire region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 3/18/2006

last visited: 10/12/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersMedicine Creek Rest Area

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ThisHistorical Marker is mounted on a brick base in the Presho Westbound Rest Area on the north side of Interstate Highway 90 at Milepost 221, about 4 miles west of Presho, South Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/19/2013

last visited: never

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South Dakota Historical MarkersRobert S. Vessey 7th Governor of SD 1909~1913

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Robert S. Vessey, an early pioneer to Jerauld County, was the 7th Governor of SD

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/24/2006

last visited: 7/2/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersWessington Springs Roadside Park

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Wessington Springs was a critical to pioneer road builders as early as 1857.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/24/2006

last visited: 7/2/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersNoble's Trail ~ Dakota's First Highway 1857

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Dakota's First Highway, Noble's Trail, 1857 and Site of Levi Hain's log cabin erected 1876.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/24/2006

last visited: 3/9/2006

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFirst Permanent Fur Post

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The partnership of Registre Loisel and Hugh Heney in 1802 set a fur post on Cedar Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/30/2007

last visited: 5/27/2011

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps Camp SCS-2 on eastbound I-90

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CCC Camp that built nearby Byre Dam, Fate Dam, and Brakke Dam during late 1935 and early 1936.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 6/27/2006

last visited: 8/7/2008

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South Dakota Historical MarkersMedicine Creek

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Furtraders, railroads, tribes, place-names and rivers, the action that made the areas history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 3/15/2008

last visited: 9/7/2008

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South Dakota Historical MarkersMedicine Knoll River

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On September 22, 1804 Lewis & Clark passed by this river and camped a couple of miles up the Missouri. They called it Reuben River for Reuben Fields, one of their hunter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/30/2007

last visited: 7/19/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersUnion No. 31 Country School

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Small one room school first built in 1884 about 6 miles south and 1 mile east of this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 6/24/2009

last visited: never

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South Dakota Historical MarkersBattle of Bonesteel

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Battle of Bonesteel to rid the thugs controlling town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/2/2006

last visited: 6/19/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersAncient Indian Fortress

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Pre-Columbus Indian fortress includes 2000 yards of perimeter palisades, bastions for enfilading arrow fire, encompassing 50 acres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 10/6/2006

last visited: 5/29/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersGrand View

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"Grand View" HM near Armour, SD

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/30/2006

last visited: 6/19/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersMentor Graham

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Mentor Graham, the man who taught Abraham Lincoln

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/24/2007

last visited: 10/30/2011

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South Dakota Historical MarkersYou Are Now on the 100° Meridian

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The 100th Meridian is significant historically.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/24/2007

last visited: 7/18/2007

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