South Dakota Archives, Libraries, and Societies
Cultural Heritage Center
900 Governors Dr.
Pierre, SD 57501-2294
The society is administratively responsible for the state’s archives and library of printed and microfilm material, which comprise the research collection, as well as the Archaeological Research Center. Its holdings increase annually with many described in various sections of this chapter.
P.O. Box 1101
Winner, SD 57501-1101
In addition to publishing the society’s quarterly periodical, the society has a number of affiliated local organizations. The website provides contact information to all those organizations.
2201 S. Summit Ave., P.O. Box 727
Sioux Falls, SD 57197
This constitutes a fine collection on Native Americans and Scandinavian pioneers in particular.
Old Courthouse Museum
200 W. Sixth St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
A good microfilm collection of cemetery and old church records, naturalization records, South Dakota histories, and family records, including a surname file with obituaries and other vital records can be found here.