Dacotah Prairie Museum

In The Moment ... April 27, 2020 Show 804 Hour 2

This week's installment of Images of the Past finds us discussing the development of telephone networks in South Dakota. In the late 1800's there was the Dakota Central telephone exchange. Sherri Rawstern is curator of Education at the Dacotah Prairie Museum in Aberdeen, and she joins us with more on that.



In The Moment ... May 16, 2019 Show 577 Hour 2

Thursday May 23rd, a screening of Vanished South Dakota: Towns of Yesterday is going to be played at the Wein Gallery, Presentation College Southeast Building, 1500 N. Main Street, Aberdeen at 7pm.

Sherri Rawstern is curator of education at the Dacotah Prairie Museum. She's the event's featured speaker.

Dacotah Prairie Museum

In The Moment ... October 29 2018 Show 449 Hour 2

The year was 1916 when Aberdeen Equity Union Creamery became one of the largest processors and manufacturers of dairy products in the Northwest.

Sue Gates with Dacotah Prairie Museum expands on this business in today's Images of the Past.

Learn more at http://www.sdpb.org/images-of-the-past

Dacotah Prairie Museum

In The Moment ... March 26, 2018 Show 304 Hour 2

Sue Gates is the Director of Dacotah Prairie Museum in Aberdeen. She joins us for today's Images of the Past segment to discuss trolleys in Aberdeen.

Dacotah Prairie Museum

In The Moment ... January 29, 2018 Show 265 Hour 2

It became one of the most successful independent telephone companies in American history, and it was launched on the Dakota prairie by a German immigrant with a vision for business and only one arm.

On today's Images of the Past, we meet JLW Zietlow. Joining us for the story is Sue Gates, director of the Dacotah Prairie Museum.