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Harold W. Shunk Papers

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Title

Harold W. Shunk Papers

Identifier

MA 3

Creator

Harold W. (Harold William) Shunk

Dates

1911-1993

Extent

1.26 linear feet (3 document cases) mounted steer horns

Abstract

Harold Shunk worked for the Bureau of Indian Affairs as superintendent of the several Indian agencies in South Dakota. He was also active in many civic and fraternal organizations and served on the governing boards of several schools and universities. Shunk had a special interest in history, and in addition to his service to the South Dakota State Historical Society, he hosted radio and television programs in Rapid City. Composed of collected stories, publications, speeches and typewritten transcripts of Wahehe Heirship hearing.