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Regional Collection

Brookings County Courthouse

This collection consists of historical material about the Brookings, SD area. The George & Evelyn Norby Collection makes up the majority of this collection and includes newspapers and photographs of local interest, telephone directories, and area business promotional materials.

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Brookings County History Book
A detailed history of Brookings, South Dakota. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

George and Evelyn Norby Collection
The Norby's did research for the Brookings Historic Preservation, History of the City of Brookings as well as collected old newspapers and pictures pertaining to the history of Brookings. The collection is composed of newspapers, photographs and filed related to Brookings and Brookings County, South Dakota.

George and Evelyn Norby Photograph Collection
The George and Evelyn Norby Brookings, S.D. and Brookings County, South Dakota Photograph Collection is composed of photographic images of Brookings, South Dakota from 1886-1998 and includes downtown businesses, homes, events, schools, people, the South Dakota State University campus, and Hobo Day. There are also images of nearby towns in Brookings County, South Dakota: Sinai, Elkton, White, Arlington, and Bruce.