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sembly No. 497 — Federation of
Labor



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403
404

405
406
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420
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424

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Cigar Makers' Union No. 153 —
Retail Clerks* Union No. 201 —
Barbers' International Union No.
123 — United Commercial Trav-
elers,Sioux Falls Council No. 100
Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally Arranged

Town of South Sioux Falls.

Location — Incorporation — First OtH-

cers — Industries

Buffalo Park

List of Officers 1891-1S99

Biographical Sketches

Wayne Township. (101-50).

Survey — Acreage — Settlement —
First School and Teacher — School
House blown away — Railroad —

Post (.)mce — Elevators at Ellis

W^ayne Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally Arranged

Wail Lake Township (101-51).

Survey — Acreage — Wall Lake —
Town laid out— Post Office — Near-
est railroad — German Settlement..

Churches:

Zion German Lutheran

German Lutheran — Free Metho-
dist

Wall Lake Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Wellington Township (101-52).

Survey — Acreage — Settlement — Post
Offices — Nationalities — Water Sup-
ply — Nearest Railroad stations

Churches:

German Methodist Episcopal —

Presbyterian — Roman Catholic.

Wellington Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Red Rocl< Township (102-47).

Survey — Acreage — Water Supply —
First Settlers — Railroad and Sta-
tion — Booge Post Office — First
School and Teacher — Shipping Fa-
cilities — Resurvey

Red Rock Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged



430

^33



752

7. S3
754

7>S



75S



771



7S3
7S4



78.";



790
790



792



INDEX.



Brandon Township ( 102-48).

Water Supply — Survey — Acreage —
Brandon Village— Post Offices and
Postmasters — Railroads — Eleva-
tors — First School and Teacher

Corson — Distances from Sioux Falls
to Brandon and Corson — Plat of
Corson — First settlers

Churches:

Split Rock Norwegian Evangeli-
cal Lutheran

Norde Split Rock Norwegian
Evangelical Lutheran

Brandon Co-operative Creamery
Company

Brandon Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Mapleton Township (102-49).

Survey — Acreage — Water Supply —
First settler— Post Office and Post-
masters — Railroad and station

Mapleton Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Benton Township (102=50.)

Settlement — Principal Nationalities
— Survey — Acreage — Water sup-
ply

Churches:

Bethel Methodist Episcopal

Swedish Evangelical Lutheran

Good Templars — New Hope Cream-
ery

New Hope Co-operative Creamery
Company

Benton Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alpliabetic-
.ally arranged

Hartford Township (102-51.)

Survey — Acreage — Water Suppl y —
Early settlers — Railroad — Hartford
village — Post Office and Post-
masters — Elevators — Separator and
Creamery Company — School
house

Hartford Township Board

Town of Hartford:

Incorporation — Territory — Officers

Churches:

Hartford Methodist Episcopal — St.
George Roman Catholic



Soo
801

So I

Soj

S02
802

804



824



S37

S37
83S

83S

839
839

84.



S53
853

85s



8^6



Newspapei's:

'J'iie Plain Talkrr- Hartford llor-

ald _.

Fraternal Societies

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arrangetl

Humboldt Township (102-52 .

Survey — Acreage — Water Supply
First settlers — First School and
Teacher — Railroad and station-
Improvements — Post Office

Farmers' Mutual Fire and Lightning
Insurance Company

Humboldt Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Palisade Township (103-47).

Survey — Acreage — Why named
Palisade — First School and
Teacher — Post Offices .

Hotel — Postmasters — Mill — Tim-
ber from the "Old Barrack^" —
Palisade \'illage — Railroad —
Garretson — Sherman— Elevators.

Palisade Township Board. ..

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Devil's Gulch — Romantic Storv

City of Garretson.

Incorporation — First Officers —Syn-
opsis of Council Records, and list
of Officials

Churches:

First Congregational

First Methodist Episopal — St.
Rose Roman Catholic .

Newspapers:

The Garretson Progress South
Dakota Weekly Vindicator

Biographical .Sketches, Alphabelic-
allv arranged

Edison Township (103-48).

Survey — Acreage — First Settlement
— First marriage and birth— First
School and Teacher — Debating So-
ciety — Nearest .Shipping points...

Churches:

Norway Lutheran.

St. Paulus Evangelical Lutheran.

An Ancient Bible and Family Rec-
ord (Translated I



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S7t

87.
872

S73



8S0



881
881

8S4
888



Sv3
8.H

'V\ - S



901
902



INDEX.



910



919
920
920

923



939



Edison Township Board 904

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
all}' arranged 906

Sverdrup Township (103=49),

Survc}- — Acreage — Water supply—
First Settlement— P^irst Church
organization in the County — V'uat
school house, school board and
teacher — Railroad— Baltic — Scan-
dinavian settlement — Assessed val-
uation

Churches:

Nidarors Norwegian Evangelical

Lutheran

St. Olaf's Norwegian Lutheran

Sverdrup Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Lyons Township (103=50).

Sur\ey — Acreage — First settlers —
Lyons and West Point Post Offices
— Lyons Townsliip Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally Arranged

Grand Meadow Township (103=51).

Survey — Acreage — Early settlers—
Oran Post Office — First Post-
master — Grand Meadow Post
Office and Postmasters — Grand
Meadow Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Clear Lake Township (103=52).

Boundaries — Survey — Acreage —
Water Supply— Fish Plentiful-
Early settlers — First School and
Teacher — Nearest Shipping Points

Zion Baptist Church

Clear Lake Township Board .

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Highland Township (104=47).

Survey — Acreage — Water Supply —
First settlers— Post Offices and
Postmasters— Hotel— First School
and Teacher — Nearest Shipping
Points — Creamery Company —
Gust. Olson's Recollections of Pio-
neer Days (^-3



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9C>S
965
966

967



Churches:

Rosendal Norw^egian Evangelical
Lutheran Congregation — High-
land Evangelical Lutheran

Church

Church Blown Down — Stordal
Evangelical Lutheran Church. .

Highland Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Logan Township (104 = 48).

Boundaries — S u r v e y — Acreage —
Water Supply — Actual Settlement
— Log House

First Frame House — First Births —
First School Board, School House
and Teacher — Stage Road — Post
Office and Postmasters — Logan
Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged

Dell Rapids Township (104=49).

Boundaries — Survey — Acreage —
Water Supply — First Settlement-

Stordal Evangelical Lutheran Church
— Dell Rapids Township Board

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
al ly Arranged

IJaltic

City of Dell Rapids.

Location— Natural advantages — First
settlers and industry

Post Office and First Postmaster —
Ferry — Dell City Journal — First
marriage and birth — Union Sab-
bath school — Railroad — Albion
Thorn's recollections of early days
at the Dells

Dell Rapids Village — Organization —
Officers

City of Dell Rapids — Organization —
Financial standing — Officers

Schools

Churches :

First Baptist — Episcopal

Methodist Episcopal

Roman Catholic Mission — Pres-
byterian

Scandinavian Baptist

Lutheran



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987

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99S

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109 1



1008



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1017



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1024
1025
1026



INDEX.



Newspapers:

Dell City Journal— Dell Rapids

Exponent lojf)

Dell Rapids Times^Dell Rapids

Tribune 1027

Banks:

Dell Rapids Bank 10J7

First National Bank — Granite City

Bank 1028

Dell Rapids Creameries 1028

Waterworks 1029

Dell Rapids Fire Deparlnicnt 1030

Societies:

I. O. O. F.~Dell Rapids Lodge

No. 8 1030

Occidental Encamp-
ment No. 20— Cora-
lynn Lodge No. 21.. 1031

Masonic — Dell Rapids Lodge No.

^o, A. V. and A. M 1031

Miriam Chapter No. 31,
Order of Kastcrn Star.. 1032

Knights of Pythias — Ivanhoe

Lodge No. 41 1032

Modern Woodmen — Minnehaha

Camp No. 1104 1032

G. A. R. — Dahlgren Post No. 20 —

Woman's Relief Corps 1033

Independent Order of Good Tem-
plars 1033

Woman's Christian Temperance

Union 1034

Biographical Sketches, Alphabetic-
ally arranged 1034

Burk Township (104-50).

]>oundaries — .Survey — Acreage —
Water Supply — First Settlers —
First school board, school and
teacher — Resurvey - First post
office and postmaster 1051



Scandinavian Ew T,uth. Congrega-
tion of Willow Creek

Hurk Township Board

Biographical Sketches, alphabetic-
ally arranged

Taopi Township (104-51).

Boundaries — Survey — Acreage —
Water supply — Early settlers -~
First post oHice and postmaster —
Store — Taopi Creamery Co. — Col-
ton — Post office and postmaster-
Other improvements — First school
and teacher

Churches:

Minnehaha Norwegian E\-. Lulh. -

.St. Ansgar Norwegian E\'. Lulh.

St. Joseph's Catholic

Taopi Township Board-

Biographical Sketciies, aljihabetic-

ally arranged

Buffalo Township (104=52).

Acreage — Survey — Water sup|>ly — ■
Settlers — First school and teacher —
No post office — Nearest shipping
points . ..

Churches:

Seventh Day Advent— St. Jacob's
Norwegian Ev. Lutii. Congre-
gation -

Buffalo Township Board

Biographical Sketches, alphabetic-
ally arranged



1052
1052



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i<,84



iu8^



Indp:x to Portkaits of Persons and their
Biographies.



PORTR. BlOG.

Residents OF Sioux Falls: page page

Abbott, Geo. W 432 433

Aikens, Frank R 89 433

Albright, S.J., 359

Bailey, D. R 2 437

Bates, C. P 440 441

Becker, Peter 443 442

Binks, Prof. G. M 445 447

Black,;. H.J 44S 448

Blauvelt, S. E 449 448

Boa, Rev. N. N 453 45-

Booth, C.\'. 455 452

Booth, R. II 457 461

Booth, Mrs. R. II. Booth 459 461

Boyce, F. L 463 462

Brookings, W. W 75 468

Brown, T. H. 472 473

Brown, Mrs. T. H 475 474

Buchanan, Robert 477 474

Caldwell, E. W 4S3 481

Garland, John E. 71 485

Cherry, U.S. G 489 488

Coats, C. G ' 493 492

Coats, Mrs. C. G 495 497

Corson, W. H 499 498

Daniels, E.J 503 505

Davis, Park 507 505

Day,C.M 509 511

Donahoe, Den 513 512

Doolittle, W. T 517 515

Edgerton, A.J 69 519

Emerson, F. S 521 520

Estabrook, L. M 525 524

Fowler, O. A 529 531

Fox, J.B..- 533 531

Frizzell, A. 535 532

Gale, Artemas 539 537

Gates, J. H 541 538

Greene, H. L. -^ - 549 547

Grigsby, Col. Melvin 657 548

Hare, Rt. Rev. W. H 553 55^

Hawkins, R. C. 109 566

Howard, C. K. 569 568

Jeffers, C.T 577 575

Johnson, N. S 581 579

Jones, J. W 100 583

Jordan, Rev. W. H 585 583

Keller, Dr. A. H 588 588



PoRTR. BlOG.

Residents OF Sioux Falls: page page

Keith, H. H 5S9 587

Kidder, J. P. . - 79 591

Kirby, Joseph 593 591

Kittredge, A. B 597 595

Lien, Jonas H 603 602

Marty, Rt. Rev. Martin 609 607

McKinney, C. E 613 611

McKinney, D. L 615 611

McMarlin, T. B. 617 612

McNulty, O. T - 62: 619

Meredith, Rev. E. B 624 619

Mikkelsen, Rev. A. and Wife 625 620

Mills, T.J r,27 620

Morgan, Dr. J. C. 631 630

Norton, C. L. 635 639

Norton, J. F 637 640

O'Gorman, Rt. Rev. Thomas 641 640

Palmer, C. S. 83 644

Parliman, E. 113 646

Patterson, Hibbard 647 645

Peabody, Miss Helen S 651 650

Peck, Porter P. 655 650

Pettigrew, R. F 661 660

Phillips, N. E 665 664

Ravndal, G. Bie 673 671

Ross, H. W 677 679

Schaetzel, Jr., Jacob 681 683

Scott, Daniel 6S5 684

Scott, Rev. D. B 6S9 687

Scott, Mark D 691 688

Sherman, E. A. 695 693

Sheppard, W. J 697 693

Sherman, P. F 701 699

Stanfield, J. A. 705 704

Stites, A. H. 709 708

Stoddard, W. H 7'3 7'i

Sundback, John 715 7^9

Swenson, O. S 717 7^9

VanEps, William 725 724

VanEps, Mrs. William 729 728

Weston, O. P. and Wife 737 736

Whipple, H. J. 106 739

Wilkes, W.A 115 739

Wilkes, Rev. Eliza T 74' 74°

Williams, Ora 745 743

Williams, Rov 747 743



INDEX.



306

763
765
767

777
797



PORTR.

Rksidknts of Till-: T(jwnsiiii'>: i'.\(;e
Valley Springs:

Hill, Charles E . ;:78

Hunt, W.J 2S1

Split Rock:

Bergerson, Ole 293

Simons, Nels 299

Sioux Falls T\\ p. :

Forde, Frank. ,_ .
Wayne:

Jones, W. S

Moulton. G. B

Oaks, D. W..__.

Wall Lake:

Knott, George A.

Red Rock:

Manning, J. R.
Brandon :

Egge, John A S05

Graff, Nels N. S09

Hokenstad, T. O. and wife S13

Lee, John T S17

Mapleton:

Gunderson, Ole 825

Nelson, John 829

Peterson, Robert 833

lienton :

Crooks, W. A

Eldridge, J. C

Hartford:

Kibbe, E. C

Tyler, J. G

Van De Mark, F. E

Humboldt:

Mundt, Henry .

Palisade:

Ward, H. W

Edison :

Berdahl, Andrew J. 909

Wangsness, Chris H 917



S43
847

86i'
865
869



899



Bioc.

l'A(.E



761
762
762



795

S08
811

^■5
816

8-7
S3 1
832

845 I

859
S67
868

877
898

907
916



Residknts ok 1 he TmvN.siiu
Sverdrup:

Langness, John O ._.

Peterson, Nels B

Sando, Rev. O. O.

Thompson, John
Lyons :

Stordal, Ole J..
Grand Meadow:

Foster, John J

Meyer, Lewis .
Clear Lake:

Gage, Luther S. .
Highland:

Olson, Gust

Logan :

Crisp, Walter

Hart, James . . .

Wood, George L.
Dell Rapids Twp.:

Eistin, Eistinson ami wife . .
DeU Rapids City:

Thorne, Albion

Norton, Rev. H. E

Kenefick, M. R. .

Nisbet, W. C. .

Smith, O. H. _.

Uline, G. A.

Ward, D. E..
Burk:

Bemis, A. H

Aga, Lars J

Berdahl, Ole J

Taopi :

Austin, Charles T

Colton.J. E

Colton, W.O :.-

Goddard.J. B.

Buffalo:

Kennison, D. W. and wife



PoKIR. HlO(;.

; I'Ai.i: I'.\i;e



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93' 929

933 930

937 93.=;



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959 961

- 969 968

981 980

. 9S9 98S

■ 993 991

- 99.^ 997

.1003 1001

. ioo<^ Km

11121 1040

'037 i('"/>

1041 1039

1045 1044

.10^7 io^9

. 1 050 1 050

1055 1057

.1057 1057

1059 1057



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1077
loSi



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1072
1072
'075



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Index to It.lustrations of Farm Residences,
Buildings and Scenery.



PAGE

South Dakota State Seal 4

Sioux Falls in 1S66 29

ISIelvin Log House 31

Minnehaha County Court House 93

C, St. P., M. & O. Depot 14S

C, M. ^: St. P. Depot 150

B., C. R. &. N. Depot 152

Illinois Central Depot .. 156

Minnehaha County Poor-farm 174

Deaf Mute School Buildings 17S

Sioux Falls College 1S4

All Saints School 1S7

Lutheran Normal School 191

High Water Sioux Falls iSSi 207

OlVicers' Quarters, 1S66 240

Cascades at Sioux Falls 257

Mew below the Falls 260

Panoramic View 262

Lone Rock 312

View of the Falls 313

Irving School Building 325

Lowell School Building 330

First Episcopal Church 333

St. Augusta Cathedral 336

First M. E. Church 33S

Interior Congregational Church 341

German Congregational Emanuel Church. _ 343

First Baptist Church 344

St. Michael's Pro-Cathedral 347



PAGE

St. Olaf's Norwegian Lutheran Church 349

United Evangelical Lutheran Trinity Church 351

All Souls Church 352

Cataract House, 1S71 372

F. S. Court House and Post Office 375

Sioux Falls Fire Department 3S1

A Peep at the Falls 430

The Last Buffalo 753

\V. S. Jones' Farm Residence 763

Zion German Lutheran Church in Wall Lake 771

Harvesting in Minnehaha County 7S2

Harvest Scene 799

N. N. Graff's Farm Residence 809

Robert Peterson's Log House S33

Swedish Evangelical Lutheran Church in

Benton S3S

Chris Christianson's Farm Residence 842

Grain Field Scene 879

Palisades on the Split Rock River SSo

Devil's Gulch 889

St. Paulus Evangelical Lutheran Chiu-ch in

Edison 902

Nidaros Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran

Church in Sverdrup 920

Grain Field in Grand Meadow 950

Sod House in Logan 984

Railroad Bridge at Dell Rapids 1006

Dells on the Sioux River 1007

Thomas Thompson's Farm Residence 1064



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