South Dakota

South Dakota State Seal

Destination for the Kipp, Nelson, and Wilcox families, venturing West from Iowa, Norway, and Wisconsin,
to settle in the valley of the Big Sioux.

Related Pages

South Dakota Neighbors

  • Iowa, southeast across the Big Sioux
  • Nebraska, south beyond Pine Ridge
  • Wyoming, west beyond the Black Hills

South Dakota Genealogy

South Dakota Geography

  • Origin of County Names

South Dakota History

South Dakota Nations

South Dakota Natural History

South Dakota Society and Culture


South Dakota Today

Noteworthy South Dakotans

  • Authors
    • L. Frank Baum, the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    • Ole Rolvaag, 19th Century novelist and chronicler of the Norwegian- American immigrant experience
  • Politicans
    • Hubert Humphrey
    • George McGovern
  • Other Notables
    • Black Elk, Ogalala holy man
    • Crazy Horse, Ogalala chief
    • Tatanka Iyotake, Sitting Bull, Hunkpapa chief 
  • Famous South Dakotans, a list but without links
Sitting Bull

South Dakota State Flag
This page under construction. Please send any comments to Earl Rook, rookswan-at-comcast-dot-net
©Original materials copyright 1997-2002
by Earl J.S. Rook
Last updated on 14 January, 2002


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