Archives

Non-South Dakota Resources Facilities

 

Department of the Army
US Army Military
History Institute
Carlisle Barracks
Carlisle, PN 17013-5008
(717) 245-3434
Photographs of students, faculty and school; various issues of school newspapers and magazines. Student records are housed at the National Archives in Washington.
Genealogy Society
35 W N Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84150
(800) 343-3860
The Latter Day Saints Church microfilmed numerous South Dakota Bureau of Indian Affairs records at the Federal Archives and Records Center at Kansas City, MO. These microfilm may be borrowed from the LDS genealogy center through local LDS Family History Centers. The local centers can also provide an up-to-date listing of records available on microfilm. If you do not know the location of your nearest LDS Family History Center you can obtain that information by calling the number listed above.

The following is a partial list, which may vary at each reservation, of subjects already microfilmed: census, births, deaths, marriages, court proceedings, tribal council records, grazing assignments, heirship records, probate records, school census records, annuity records, tribal adoptions, and allotment records.

University Archives
Collis P. Huntington Memorial Library
Hampton University
Hampton, VA 23668
(804) 727-5374
Records of Hampton Institute, an earlier boarding school.
Marquette University
Main Library
1415 W Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Repository for the Wisconsin Province of the Society of Jesus. Documents the history of Jesuit (Roman Catholic) Missions in SD. Includes records from St. Francis Mission, 1878-1990; Holy Rosary Mission, 1869-1988; Conception Abby, /1876-1980/; Mary Eisenman Carson Collection, /1867-1989/, includes photographs and records of St. Paul's Mission, Marty, SD.
National Archives and Records Administration
Eighth and Pennsylvania
Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20408
(202) 523-3218
Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (Record Group 75). Inventory published.
National Archives
Central Plains Region
2306 E Bannister Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 926-7271
Holdings include records of: Aberdeen Area Office, Cheyenne River Agency, Haskell Institute, Crow Creek Agency, Lower Brule Agency, Pierre Indian Agency, Pierre Indian School, Pine Ridge Agency, Rosebud Agency, Sisseton Agency, Sioux Sanatorium in Rapid City, Yankton Indian Agency and Superintendents' Annual Narrative, US District Court records for the District of SD (record group 21), and Statistical Reports from Field Jurisdictions of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1907-38 (microfilm).

Holdings include records of: Aberdeen Area Office, Cheyenne River Agency, Haskell Institute, Crow Creek Agency, Lower Brule Agency, Pierre Indian Agency, Pierre Indian School, Pine Ridge Agency, Rosebud Agency, Sisseton Agency, Sioux Sanatorium in Rapid City, Yankton Indian Agency and Superintendents' Annual Narrative, US District Court records for the District of SD (record group 21), and Statistical Reports from Field Jurisdictions of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1907-38 (microfilm).

National Archives
Rocky Mountain Region
Building 48
Denver Federal Center
Denver, CO 80225
(303) 234-5271
Holdings include records of: Bureau of Land Management (Record Group 49)--Indian allotments; SD World War I Selective Service System Records;US Attorneys and Marshals records of 1973 Wounded Knee Dismissals (Criminal Cases).