“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Lyman County South Dakota Historical Markers

American Island Marker image, Touch for more information
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, February 11, 2017
American Island Marker
South Dakota (Lyman County), Oacoma — American IslandThis was until 1953
On Sept. 17, 1804, Lewis and Clark camped on the west bank below the Island and passing it on the 18th said: "Passed an Island about the middle of the river at 1 mile this island is about a mile long and has a great proportion of Red cedar on . . . — Map (db m101383) HM
South Dakota (Lyman County), Presho — How Come They Called it Presho
Wal partner, in 1862 when the Civil War was being fit and Dakota Territory took in everything South of Canada to the Rocky Mountains, the legislature gave a ferry license across the Old Muddy down at Yankton to J.S. Presho. Come 1872 they were . . . — Map (db m113056) HM
South Dakota (Lyman County), Presho — Lyman County, South Dakota Veterans Memorial
This Memorial is dedicated to the Veterans who Honorably served their Country. Lyman County is part of this Free Nation the United States of America We Remember the Precious Price that has been Paid for this . . . — Map (db m113084) WM
South Dakota (Lyman County), Presho — 115 — Medicine Creek Rest Area
Flowing just north of here, Medicine Creek runs through the center of Lyman County, emptying into the Missouri River 27 miles (43 kilometers) to the northeast. The place-names of this Central South Dakota area read like an index to early state . . . — Map (db m98113) HM
South Dakota (Lyman County), Vivian — Civilian Conservation Corps Camp
Camp SCS-2 (DPE-22 in 1934): in city park at SW corner of Presho. Companies: 2756—8/1/34-10/20/34; 758—5/29/35-10/25/35; 2737—4/3-/36-10/15/36; 4726—5/15/38-10-15-38; 2770 detachment from Huron—late 1935 and early 1936. . . . — Map (db m149825) HM

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