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    • Creative Arts Festival

    • University of South Dakota
    • “Invitation to Adventure” was the theme for the Creative Arts Festival held in Vermillion on May 12-14, 1961. Oscar Howe was named the Honorary Host for the event. The outdoor exhibition, which is shown in this photograph, was a component of...
    • Women's rifle team

    • University of South Dakota
    • “The Women’s Rifle Team, under the direction of Sergeant Kilbourn, had a successful season, winning nine out of thirteen intercollegiate matches. The team won from the Universities of Nevada, George Washington, Indiana, Kansas, Nebraska,...
    • University park

    • University of South Dakota
    • A boy peeks out the door of his home in University Park. University Park, which housed fifty-seven families in 1948, provided fuel oil, electricity, and laundry facilities to its residents for free. Vern L. Cadwell, director of housing for the...
    • VA hospital

    • University of South Dakota
    • Affiliated teaching hospital Royal C. Johnson Memorial Veterans Administration Medical Center, Sioux Falls. Partnerships were established with regional hospitals for clinical instruction and experience.
    • Observatory

    • University of South Dakota
    • An unidentified student peers through the telescope at the observatory located on the north side of Inman Field on the University of South Dakota campus. The observatory was built in 1917 at the cost of $6,500. Features of the observatory included...
    • Arthur L. Haines

    • University of South Dakota
    • Arthur L. Haines Ph.D., and two students work in a chemistry lab. Haines came to USD as a chemistry instructor in 1904. Organic and physiological chemistry courses were part of the Bachelor of Science in Medicine curriculum.
    • Robert Penn

    • University of South Dakota
    • Artist Robert “Bobby” Penn is shown here taking a break from dancing during the annual student Wacipi at the Dakota Dome. Robert “Bobby” Penn began his University of South Dakota career in 1966 and studied under the direction of Oscar Howe....
    • Barber Fay Swisher

    • University of South Dakota
    • Barber Fay Swisher, originally from Emerson, Iowa, had his shop in the basement of the March Theatre for twenty years before moving to the Evergreen Service building group on Cherry Street in 1956. The March Theatre was torn down in early 1957....
    • Mobile x-ray unit

    • University of South Dakota
    • Beginning in the fall of 1948, a mobile chest x-ray unit was brought to the University of South Dakota campus. The primary purpose for bringing the x-ray to campus was to detect tuberculosis, but the x-ray pointed out various other conditions as...
    • Physics experiment

    • University of South Dakota
    • Bob Dolan, seated on the left in the bottom right hand corner of photo, is among students completing a 1950s experiment. Dolan was from Beresford and received his biology degree at USD. He taught at Washington High School in Sioux Falls, living in...
    • Chet Baker

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    • Chet Baker, legendary jazz trumpet player, performed with his quintet in the Sioux Falls Community Playhouse (Orpheum Theatre) on January 15, 1957. Due to cold weather, only 400 people attended the concert.
    • CPR training

    • University of South Dakota
    • CPR training was an instrumental part of physical education coursework. Physical education for women took place in the Old Armory, which is now the Belbas Center.
    • Interviewing Dave Brubeck

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    • Dave Brubeck, famous jazz pianist, presented a concert on October 14, 1956, at the Yankton High School Auditorium, organized by the Yankton College Student Association. Brubeck and his band, Paul Desmond, Norman Bates, and Joe Morello, played to a...
    • Fred Borsch and Tootsie

    • University of South Dakota
    • Deadwood businessman and promoter of South Dakota tourism, Fred Borsch, and his coyote Tootsie graced the University of South Dakota with their presence at Dakota Day in 1953. In 1947, Fred Borsch and his wife Esther were given a coyote pup...
    • Dean, Donna, and Scott Sumner

    • University of South Dakota
    • Dean and Donna Sumner and their son, Scott, are shown at their home in University Park. University Park, located north of Julian Hall, was constructed for married veterans attending school. Dean Sumner graduated from USD in 1956 with a degree in...
    • Dean Belbas

    • University of South Dakota
    • Dean Belbas, a 1956 graduate of the University of South Dakota, was involved in several activities during his University career. Some of these activities included: Marketing Club, baseball, tennis, Coyote, Volante, and sports publicity director....

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