“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Shadehill, South Dakota

Clickable Map of Perkins County, South Dakota and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Perkins County, SD (12) Butte County, SD (4) Corson County, SD (8) Harding County, SD (2) Meade County, SD (27) Ziebach County, SD (0) Adams County, ND (3)  PerkinsCounty(12) Perkins County (12)  ButteCounty(4) Butte County (4)  CorsonCounty(8) Corson County (8)  HardingCounty(2) Harding County (2)  MeadeCounty(27) Meade County (27)  ZiebachCounty(0) Ziebach County (0)  AdamsCountyNorth Dakota(3) Adams County (3)
Shadehill is in Perkins County
    Perkins County (12)
    Butte County (4)
    Corson County (8)
    Harding County (2)
    Meade County (27)
    Ziebach County (0)
    Adams County, North Dakota (3)
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1South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — From Bison to Cattle
Near Forest Road 5740, 1 mile Forest Road 5626.
Today, approximately 325,000 bison roam North America. Bison, also called buffalo, is the largest native land mammal in North America. They once roamed the Great Plains in large numbers with estimates ranging from 70 to 150 million. . . . Map (db m171940) HM
2South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — Great Plains Weather: Land of Extremes
Near Forest Road 5740, 1 mile north of Forest Road 5626.
Be prepared for change Thunderstorms, blizzards, and inclement weather can strike quickly and with little warning on the Great Plains. Thunderstorms & Wind uring the summer, the sun heats the ground and causes powerful convection . . . Map (db m174698) HM
3South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — Hugh Glass
On Ketterlings Loop Road, 0.7 miles North Cabin Road, on the right.
Across the reservoir, situated on an overlooking bluff, stands a monument to Hugh Glass, fabled pirate turned fur trader and frontiersman. In August of 1823, while on a fur trapping endeavor with the Ashley Fur Company, Glass was attacked by a . . . Map (db m152992) HM
4South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — 370 — Hugh Glass - Adventurer
On Hugh Glass Road, 4 miles west of State Highway 73.
Hugh Glass, a member of the Ashley Fur Party under Major Henry, going up the Grand River in August 1823, a habitual "loner", while hunting, was attacked by a grizzly bear near the Forks of Grand River. Horribly mauled he could not be moved, a . . . Map (db m178664) HM
5South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — Public Land Surveying
Near Forest Road 5740, 1 mile north of Forest Road 5626.
The Development of a Land Survey System Early methods for allocating unsettled land often led to overlapping claims and border disputes. On May 20, 1875, Congress passed the Land Ordinance of 1785, implementing a standardized system of land . . . Map (db m152943)
6South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — Seim, South Dakota
On Ketterlings Loop Road, 0.7 miles south of North Cabin Road, on the right.
The little town of Seim slipped below the water and into memory when the Shadehill Dam was built. The town was founded in 1894, named after one of the first pioneer settlers in the area. During its prime in the early 1900s, the town had banks, . . . Map (db m152990) HM
7South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — Shadehill Dam & Reservoir
On Ketterlings Loop Road, 0.7 miles south of North Cabin Road.
Beginning in 1949, the Bureau of Reclamation began construction on a dam on the forks of the Grand River. Built for the purpose of crop irrigation and flood control, Shadehill Reservoir is a part of the larger Pick– Sloan Missouri Basin . . . Map (db m152991) HM
8South Dakota (Perkins County), Shadehill — Welcome to the Grand River National Grassland
Near Forest Road 5740, 1 mile north of Forest Road 5626.
The Grand River National Grassland in encompasses 155,000 acres in northwestern South Dakota. The Grand River Ranger District, in Lemmon, South Dakota administers the Grand River and Cedar River National Grassland. The Cedar River National Grassland . . . Map (db m154053) HM
Sep. 17, 2021