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Lyman and Brule County publications available in our library for research     

Centennial Atlas of Brule County   1884-1984
A Century of Faith    St. Margaret's Church, Kimball, SD
Brule and Lyman County Cemeteries
Brule County History Book  1976
     A-L   M-Z
Brule County Farms
  Published in the Chamberlain Register 1998
Chamberlain High School Annuals  (miscellaneous years)
Echoes of the Past, 1880-1908      (Brule County)
History of Pukwana    (Brule County)
Ida Mallett's Journal    2000  (Presho, Lyman County,  health care giver)
Iona Heritage   2006
Iona Township History as told by Early Settlers
Lyman County Centennial Newspaper  1905-2005
Lyman County's Early Settlers
     1968 Book 1             1974 Book   2    Books are now combined
Lyman County Farm & Home Plat & Directory
Maka Teepee   History of Chamberlain 1881 - 1981    Brule County
Oacoma History Book  1893 - 1993    Lyman County
Ola Business plat and history  1885-1895
Of Rails and Trails 1889-1989. Our centennial publication (Lyman, Brule and Buffalo counties)
Petrak Family   Microfilmed manuscripts and scrapbooks of the Petrak/Weiser family    Brule County
Presho High School Alumni, Who's Who  1912-1953
Reliance Obits, Weddings, Anniversaries   1940's-1950's
Remember When  (Lyman-Brule counties photo book published in 1989)   People     Places
Reliance South Dakota 1905-2005 
Lyman County    by Barbara Speck
Vivian Centennial  1906-2006 
Winds of Change, 1998  (Lyman County) 

Other resources available in our library for your research

History books from other counties
 Aurora County -  White Lake 1882-1982  100 Years of Progress
    Buffalo County  -  History of Buffalo County #2,   1985  Index available for sale
  Buffalo County  -  History of Buffalo County #3    2000
Buffalo County  -  Farm and Home Plats & Directories   2002-2004
Charles Mix County  -  Epic of the Great Exodus  (A)  1985   Index available for sale
    Charles Mix County  -  Epic of Papineau’s Domain (B) 19      Index available for sale
Charles Mix County  -    Index available for sale
    Hyde County -   History - Staying Power 1989;  Hyde Heritage 1977
Jones County  -  Jones County in Memory (Lyman County until 1917)  1989
Yankton County  -  History of Yankton County #1  1987; Yankton – A Pioneer Past  1972

Family Histories
Arp and Hammond Story  
From Hardware to Cattle
    Battles of Pukwana
    Dertien Family 
 Building a Better Life in America
    Earl Family
   Haddock Family,  Legend of the    
Mortenson and Powers  Early Settlers
 Rainey/Ringer -  Wallace Rainey and Jessie Ringer family History
Rogers, Samuel & Gaunt, Ann  Weavers of a Legacy
    Sanford, James Walter 
    Schaub, Frank B. Family History 

 Tradup History 1961

South Dakota and other Local Interest Books     Reflections of the "Good Old Days"
 A Lantern in My Hand  by John C. Hall. (Vivian, Lyman County memories)
Grandpa Told Me 1979  (Brule City School Essays 6th-8th graders)
Growing Up Dakota Style 1911-1925  by Vivian Lane
    SD Atlas  1970
  SD Centennial Sentinel  1989
    SD Experience Oral History Project  1972  by University of SD
    SD Legislator Listings  1987, 1992, 1993, 1995
    SD During WWII  1950
  by WWII History Committee
   The Children's Blizzard  by Laskin
Through the Black Hills and Badlands  by P. D. Peterson
    Roundup Years – Old Muddy
   by  Bert Hall
Whispers From an Empty Coffin by Kathleen Belfiore Schuman. Life story of  Donald W. Schuman,former Brule County resident.
    Who's Who Among South Dakotans  1924-25
    Who's Who in SD  1956  
by Dakota Territory Centennial Committee
    Who's Who in SD  1961  
by Dakota Territory Centennial Committee
    Woster Brother’s Bra
nd  by Jim and Kevin Woster 


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