Black Hills (S.D. and Wyo.) -- History; Black Hills Pioneer Society (S.D.); Tallent, Annie D.; Ayres, Albro; Nowlin, Charles; Weston, Rev. Henry; Russell, Capt. Tom; Soldat, Katherine
“Pioneer Sunday” in the Black Hills was observed with a brief ceremony at the Annie Tallent Memorial. Other observances were held throughout the day at other locations by the Black Hills Pioneer Society.
Oahe Dam (S.D.); Missouri River Basin Project; Dams – Missouri River; Rockefeller, Winthrop, 1912-1973; South Dakota. Governor (1955-1959: Foss); South Dakota. Governor (1943-1947: Sharpe); Hammond, Colonel D.G.; United States. Army. Corps of...
15,000 people attended a ceremony celebrating the dam closure. Speakers included Winthrop Rockefeller; Governor Joe Foss, and former Governor M. Q. Sharpe.
Oahe Dam (S.D.); Air Force One (Presidential aircraft); Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Secret Service (U.S.)
2 articles from the Pierre Capital Journal - Oahe1962-08-07#1 is about the preparations made for President John F. Kennedy to attend the Oahe Dam dedication ceremonies. In Oahe1962-08-07#2, a journalist tours Air Force One.
Pittman-Robertson Project (S.D.); Antelopes -- South Dakota; Pronghorns -- South Dakota; Antelopes -- Wounds and injuries -- South Dakota; Pronghorns -- Wounds and injuries -- South Dakota
A 378 square-mile area in Butte and Harding Counties was surveyed in 1959 for antelope crippling losses. Two airplanes and three ground crews located 26 dead or crippled antelope in an area where 337 persons hunted and 318 antelope were legally...
Mundt, Karl E. (Karl Earl), 1900-1974; United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Missouri River Region.; South Dakota State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts; Dexheimer, W.A.; Nelson, Chris; Bennet, Newcomb B., Jr.; Juhnke, Art; Devany, Phil;...
A 5 year plan of study, investigation and experimentation on land in the Huron, Redfield, and Mitchell areas for special use irrigation was presented in the office of Senator Karl Mundt.
Oahe Dam (S.D.); Missouri River Basin Project (U.S.); Dams – South Dakota; United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.; Western Contracting Corporation, Sioux City (Ia.); Everist, Hubert H.; Collins, Carl (Rip); Sibert, John W.
A giant earth mover, nicknamed “Eunik”, will be given test runs at the Oahe Dam. Eunik weighs 78 ½ tons and is rated to haul 80 cubic yards of earth.
Oahe Dam (S.D.); Missouri River Basin Project (U.S.) Oahe Unit; Starbird, Alfred D. (Alfred Dodd), 1912-1983
A large chunk of earth has been observed slipping along a natural fault line at the construction area of the Oahe Dam. An area engineer states that it may be the first time such an event has been watched and scientifically recorded.