Season 1: Season One

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Gold Recovery at Homestake Mine: 1936 - 2002

    Images of the Past

    Gold Recovery at Homestake Mine: 1936 - 2002

    Film and video shot over the years shows changes in gold recovery methods at Homestake.

    Gold Recovery at Homestake Mine: 1936 - 2002

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Trick Rider Mattie Goff at the 1927 Faith, SD Rodeo

    Images of the Past

    Trick Rider Mattie Goff at the 1927 Faith, SD Rodeo

    Mattie Goff, cowgirl and trick rider at the 1927 Faith, SD Rodeo.

    Trick Rider Mattie Goff at the 1927 Faith, SD Rodeo

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Building Orman Dam - 1907Passport

    Images of the Past

    Building Orman Dam - 1907

    How an earthen dam nearly a mile long was built with just horse and steam power.

    Building Orman Dam - 1907

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Sioux Falls' Crescent Creamery - 1928

    Images of the Past

    Sioux Falls' Crescent Creamery - 1928

    Silent film shows the various steps in milk processing as it was done in the 1920's.

    Sioux Falls' Crescent Creamery - 1928

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Spearfish Main Street - 1913

    Images of the Past

    Spearfish Main Street - 1913

    A view of Spearfish, South Dakota, Main Street in 1913

    Spearfish Main Street - 1913

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past The Charles Nolin Monument and Film - Sturgis, 1932

    Images of the Past

    The Charles Nolin Monument and Film - Sturgis, 1932

    A 1932 film re-enactment of the 1876 murder of a mail carrier on the Deadwood Trail.

    The Charles Nolin Monument and Film - Sturgis, 1932

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Discovery of the Hot Springs Mammoth Site-1974-Dan Hanson

    Images of the Past

    Discovery of the Hot Springs Mammoth Site-1974-Dan Hanson

    The son of the man who discovered some old bones was in the right place at the right time.

    Discovery of the Hot Springs Mammoth Site-1974-Dan Hanson

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Dwight Eisenhower at Mount Rushmore - June 11, 1953

    Images of the Past

    Dwight Eisenhower at Mount Rushmore - June 11, 1953

    President Dwight Eisenhower addressed the South Dakota Young Republicans League

    Dwight Eisenhower at Mount Rushmore - June 11, 1953

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Calvin Coolidge at Mount Rushmore - 1927

    Images of the Past

    Calvin Coolidge at Mount Rushmore - 1927

    President Calvin Coolidge rode a horse to the 1927 Mount Rushmore site dedication.

    Calvin Coolidge at Mount Rushmore - 1927

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past JFK in Pierre, SD - 1962

    Images of the Past

    JFK in Pierre, SD - 1962

    President John F. Kennedy visited Pierre, South Dakota, on August 17, 1962.

    JFK in Pierre, SD - 1962

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Mount Rushmore Carvers

    Images of the Past

    Mount Rushmore Carvers

    Film clips from Mt. Rushmore carving, 1927 - 1941. Surviving worker interviews from 1992.

    Mount Rushmore Carvers

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Custer State Park - 1950s

    Images of the Past

    Custer State Park - 1950s

    Silent film shows staff at work and posing for a group photo.

    Custer State Park - 1950s

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past FDR at Mount Rushmore - 1936

    Images of the Past

    FDR at Mount Rushmore - 1936

    President Franklin D. Roosevelt at the dedication of the Jefferson sculpture, 1936.

    FDR at Mount Rushmore - 1936

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Building Oahe Dam - Part Two

    Images of the Past

    Building Oahe Dam - Part Two

    Film from the 1950s shows construction of flood tunnels, power house, and other structures

    Building Oahe Dam - Part Two

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Building Oahe Dam

    Images of the Past

    Building Oahe Dam

    Film shot between 1948 and 1959 shows the monumental challenge of damming the Missouri.

    Building Oahe Dam

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Spearfish 1913

    Images of the Past

    Spearfish 1913

    Various scenes from Spearfish as it was in 1913

    Spearfish 1913

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Spearfish Air Show ca. 1938

    Images of the Past

    Spearfish Air Show ca. 1938

    Film probably shot in 1938 shows a variety of aircraft in flight and on the ground.

    Spearfish Air Show ca. 1938

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Faith, SD Fair and Rodeo - 1927, Part Two

    Images of the Past

    Faith, SD Fair and Rodeo - 1927, Part Two

    Film shows cowboys participating in a 1927 rodeo.

    Faith, SD Fair and Rodeo - 1927, Part Two

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Faith, SD Fair and Rodeo - 1927, Part One

    Images of the Past

    Faith, SD Fair and Rodeo - 1927, Part One

    The heyday of a long-time South Dakota town festival.

    Faith, SD Fair and Rodeo - 1927, Part One

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Sioux Falls Schools - 1928

    Images of the Past

    Sioux Falls Schools - 1928

    Film shows students and buildings at Washington High, Augustana, and Columbus College

    Sioux Falls Schools - 1928

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Lead's Open Cut

    Images of the Past

    Lead's Open Cut

    The original site of the old Homestake Gold Mine is a Lead, South Dakota landmark.

    Lead's Open Cut

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Black Hills State Homecoming - 1954

    Images of the Past

    Black Hills State Homecoming - 1954

    Homecoming at Black Hills State College - now BHSU

    Black Hills State Homecoming - 1954

    Video thumbnail: Images of the Past Hot Springs Mammoth Site-1974-George Hanson

    Images of the Past

    Hot Springs Mammoth Site-1974-George Hanson

    The man who discovered the first bones at the Hot Springs Mammoth Site describes the find.

    Hot Springs Mammoth Site-1974-George Hanson