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March 4, 2019

A History of 2-4 East Main Street by Evelyn Schlenker

When Nate Welch, Executive Director of the Vermillion Chamber and Development Corporation (VCDC) ,  approached me about writing a book about the building  that the VCDC […]
December 14, 2018

Preservation Awards: 2018

On November 7, 2018, during a Rotary luncheon meeting, the Clay County Historic Preservation Commission gave four Preservation Awards. The awards were for documenting preservation to […]
March 13, 2018

Missouri Valley Historic Preservation Conference

The Missouri Valley Historic Preservation Conference will emphasize the economics of historic preservation and give preservationists and others from South Dakota and surrounding states an opportunity to compare experiences and exchange ideas.
January 12, 2018

Courting ‘Old Betsy’ . . . And Taking Her Home

Thomas Sorensen recently published a new book about the history of the Vermillion Fire Department (VFD) which started in 1892. In the book he describes in […]