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HIST 476/576 History of South Dakota Research Guide
Encyclopedias, historical dictionaries, atlases and handbooks provide an overview of topics, places, people, ideas, or events. They are excellent resources as you begin your research because they provide a summary view, point to key books and articles, and make connections to related topics.
A Sample of Historical Dictionaries, Encyclopedias and Handbooks Related to South Dakota
Encyclopedia of North American Indians by Frederick Hoxie.
REF E76.2 .E53 1996
Over a Century of Leadership: South Dakota Territorial and State Governors. Edited and Revised by Lynood E. Oyos.
REF F650 .O83 1987
Encyclopedia of the Great Plains. David J. Wishart, editor.
REF F591 .E4856 2004
The American Midwest: An Interpretative Encyclopedia.Andrew R.L. Cayton and Susan Gray, editors
REF F351 .A534 2007
Doane Robinson's encyclopedia of South Dakota.
Chilson F649 .R65
Encyclopedia of the Great Plains Indians. David J. Wishart, editor.
REF E78.G73 E53 2007
Handbook of North American Indians. William C. Sturtevant, general editor.
REF E77 .H25
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