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Union Veterans - 1885Union Veterans - 1885

  South Dakota State Historical Society volunteers transferred the Union soldier census, consisting of 421 census sheets listing 5,875 soldiers from 45 South Dakota Counties, into a computer database.

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Photograph of Civil War Veteran J.S. Clark at his 100th birthday celebration. The image was taken in Bruce, SD in 1931.  Photo courtesy of the State Archives of the South Dakota State Historical Society.