South Dakota Documentaries Images of the Past: The 1912 SD State Fair
A film shot at the 1912 South Dakota State Fair is compared with video shot in 2012. Details
Program: South Dakota Documentaries
Episode: Images of the Past: The 1912 SD State Fair
A film shot at the 1912 South Dakota State Fair is one of the earliest known motion pictures shot in the state. This program presents that restored film in it's entirety. Comments from a South Dakota State Historical Society Archivist, a long time Huron, SD resident, and the current South Dakota State Fair manager follow the film. Scenes from the 2012 Fair compare to scenes shot a century before.
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Premiere Date: 02/07/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-G
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Matthew Reitzel Interview
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Jerome Hertel Interview
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Leanne Gutormson Interview
Leanne Gutormson, a longtime Huron resident, shares memories of the SD State Fair.