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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 MarkersBear Butte, Mountain of Plains Indians

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Known as Nowawaste by the Cheyenne and Mato Paha by the Sioux, this is a spectacular 4,422 foot high volcanic bubble that dominates the high plains upon which it rises 1,200 feet above.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/11/2007

last visited: 7/23/2013

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivic Stability - Deadwood, SD

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This marker stands between the Federal Building and County Courthouse in Deadwood, South Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/20/2009

last visited: never

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South Dakota Historical MarkersTravis Calvin Halloway

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Story of T.C. Halloway, rodeo star.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/30/2008

last visited: 5/25/2009

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South Dakota Historical MarkersDeadwood City 1876

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This Historical Marker is mounted on the southeast corner of the Deadwood Gift Shoppe at 666 Main Street in Deadwood, South Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/20/2013

last visited: 8/15/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersThe Badlands, Deadwood, SD

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Referring to the lower end of Main Street in Deadwood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/30/2008

last visited: 7/23/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersJewish American Pioneers & Deadwood

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Infamous town of Deadwood's Local Marker about the town history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/29/2008

last visited: never

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Camp Corp ~ Camp SP - 3 Custer

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The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a work relief program for young men established in March 1933 during President Franklin D. Roosevelt's first hundred days in office

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/9/2006

last visited: 1/26/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersPreacher Smith of Deadwood Gulch

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Methodist pioneer preacher who lost his life trying to bring medicine & religion to the boon dock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/20/2008

last visited: 7/21/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps Camp

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Along US 16 west of Custer.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/18/2015

last visited: 4/8/2003

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South Dakota Historical MarkersSecond Deadwood Gold Discovery - Deadwood, SD

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I found this historical marker was found when I took a wrong turn from our campground, going to the west outside of town. Not much here in the way of scenery, but very interesting marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/5/2009

last visited: never

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corp Camp F - 14

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The ccc was a federal relief program during 1933 -1942 that gave jobless men work renovating abused lands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/11/2006

last visited: 7/25/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersPeter Norbeck 1870 - 1936

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Peter Norbeck Overlook, Historic Marker, and Wildlife Preserve on the Custer to Keystone National Byway, US Hwy 16A aka Iron Mountain Road, near Mt. Rushmore National Monument in the Black Hills of SD

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/14/2007

last visited: 5/27/2009

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCamp J. G. Sturgis, Sturgis, South Dakota

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Just off SD Highway 79 north of Bear Butte.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NGComets

location: South Dakota

date approved: 9/12/2012

last visited: never

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps Camp - F-18 Savoy

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CCC camp Army built, to renovate forest and improve recreation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/22/2008

last visited: 8/8/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersDeath of the Bismarck Trail, Sturgis, South Dakota

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On SD Highway 79 just north of Bear Butte. Erected in 1955.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NGComets

location: South Dakota

date approved: 9/12/2012

last visited: 6/14/2013

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South Dakota Historical MarkersFish Car Era 1873 ~ 1947

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Spearfish, SD fish hatchery and museum has a replica of a railroad fish car which were used to carry over 72 billion fish across more than 2 million miles of track.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/5/2007

last visited: 7/24/2013

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Camp Corp ~ NP - 1 Custer

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Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a work relief program for young men established in March 1933 during President Franklin D. Roosevelt's first hundred days in office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/9/2006

last visited: 7/29/2012

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South Dakota Historical MarkersJedediah Strong Smith's Route ~~ 1823

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He was the first white man in the Black Hills. In 1823 he led a dozen mountainmen from Fort Kiowa to the Yellowstone. His party entered the Black Hills via the old bison trail through Buffalo Gap.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/13/2006

last visited: 8/2/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersCivilian Conservation Corps Camp BR-2 near Belle Fourche, SD

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CCC Camp near Orman Dam between Newell and Belle Fourche, SD that was established as a drought-relief camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 2/5/2007

last visited: 3/1/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersBattle Mountain

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According to tradition, American Indians were stricken with an epidemic known as "fell disease" about the middle of the 16th century that threatened to obliterate the tribes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/9/2006

last visited: 7/17/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersSandstone Architecture of Hot Springs SD

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The site of Hot Springs was occupied before white men ever came to the area by tribal peoples for the curative benefits of the mineral springs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/9/2006

last visited: 6/6/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersWelcome to Belle Fourche ~ The Geological Center of the US

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In 1959 following the admission of Alaska and Hawaii to the Union, the US Coast and Geodetic survey officially designated a point 20 miles north of Belle Forche, SD as the Geographic Center of the Nation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/8/2007

last visited: 6/14/2013

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South Dakota Historical MarkersMammoth Site of Hot Springs, SD

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Gigantic Mammoths, ancestors of the elephants of today, once roamed freely across the High Plains of North America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: South Dakota

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 2/12/2014

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South Dakota Historical MarkersLeslie Jensen Scenic Drive

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This highway along Fall River is dedicated to Leslie Jensen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/11/2006

last visited: 7/22/2007

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South Dakota Historical MarkersHot Springs, SD

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Tribal Tradition states that as long ago as the 16th century the Fall River Valley and canyon area were seldom without groups of tipis belonging to North American Plains Tribes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 8/12/2006

last visited: 7/22/2007

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