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SOUTH DAKOTA - Butte County

Belle Fourche Commercial Historic District (added 1982 - - #82003917)
Also known as See Also:Wide Awake Grocery Building
500--620 State St. and 608--622 5th Ave. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Belle Fourche Dam (added 1977 - - #77001239)
Also known as Orman Dam
E of Belle Fourche off U.S. 212 , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Water Works

Belle Fourche Experiment Farm (added 1976 - - #76001722)
Also known as Newell Field Station
NW of Newell off SD 79 , Newell
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Science, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education

Belle Fourche River Bridge (added 1996 - - #86000923)
Also known as Bill Olson Bridge
NE of Belle Fourche off US 212 , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Bolles, Charles, House (added 1982 - - #82003918)
Also known as Budmayr House
919 State St. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Butte County Courthouse amd Historic Jail Building (added 1998 - - #98001398)
839 5th Ave. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Randall, C.A., Phillips & Bartlett
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Beaux Arts
Historic Person: Bullock, Seth
Significant Year: 1911, 1901
Area of Significance: Law, Politics/Government, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse
Current Function: Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Library

Butte--Lawrence County Fairgrounds (added 1986 - - #86000934)
SW of Nisland , Nisland
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wilson,Earl
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Outdoor Recreation

Ditchrider House (added 2002 - - #01000172)
N of US 212 , Nisland
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Fruitdale Bridge (added 1996 - - #86000925)
1/2 mi. S of Fruitdale , Fruitdale
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Fruitdale School (added 1986 - - #86000926)
High St. , Fruitdale
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fruitdale Store (added 1986 - - #86000927)
Water and Main Sts. , Fruitdale
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Gartner, Carl Friedrick, Homestead (added 1986 - - #86000930)
W of SD 79 , Newell
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gartner,Carl, Viken,Julius
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Gay, Thomas Haskins, House (added 1982 - - #82003919)
Also known as Gay-Frerich House
704 Harding , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Harris, Fred S., House (added 1988 - - #88000575)
Also known as The Benjamin House
826 State St. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hay Creek Bridge (added 1993 - - #93001274)
Also known as Eighth Ave. Bridge;South Dakota Dept. of Transportation Brid
Eighth Ave. over Hay Cr. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: WPA
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Hoover Store (added 1986 - - #86000931)
SD 79 , Hoover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Department Store

Hoover, Alexander, House (added 1986 - - #86000929)
SD 59 , Hoover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Johnson, William, House (added 1986 - - #86000928)
High St. , Fruitdale
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Kenaston, William G., House (added 1984 - - #84003246)
301 Dartmouth , Newell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Langdon School (added 1986 - - #86000935)
Snoma Rd. , Nisland
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Langdon,Richard,Sr.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lincoln School (added 2001 - - #01000098)
706 Jackson , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Minnesela Bridge (added 1993 - - #93001277)
Also known as South Dakota Dept. of Transportation Bridge No. 10-114-395
Local rd. over Redwater Cr. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Concrete Engineering Co.
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Newell Depot Bridge (added 1999 - - #99000953)
Also known as SD DOT BR. # 10-280-349
Local Rd. over Horse Creek , Newell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: SD State Highway Commission
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Newell High School (added 1986 - - #86000947)
Dartmouth St. , Newell
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson,Miller & Miller, Et al.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Nisland Bridge (added 2008 - - #86000936)
S of Nisland on Section Rd. , Nisland
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Olson Bridge (added 2008 - - #86000924)
Also known as Inlet Canal Bridge
NE of Belle Fourche , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Scotney, John Aaron, House (added 1978 - - #78002541)
830 9th St. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Scotney,John Aaron
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Small, Charles and Eleanor, House (added 1991 - - #91001617)
Also known as BU-BF-BF-83
825 Fifth Ave. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Challis,Al
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Snoma Finnish Cemetery (added 1985 - - #85003492)
3.5 mi. SE of Fruitdale , Fruitdale
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, European
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Soper--Behymer Ranch (added 1986 - - #86001262)
Also known as Fishel Ranch
SD 34 , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

South Dakota Dept. of Transportation Bridge No. 10-109-360 (added 1993 - - #93001275)
Local rd. over the Diversion Dam Inlet Canal, Belle Fourche Irrigation District , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

South Dakota Dept. of Transportation Bridge No. 10-112-355 (added 1999 - - #93001276)
Diversion Dam rd. over Crow Cr. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

South Dakota Dept. of Transportation Bridge No. 10-270-338 (added 2000 - - #00000124)
Local Rd. over Horse Creek , Newell
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Company
Area of Significance: Commerce, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Stonelake Bridge (added 1986 - - #86000932)
Also known as Horse Creek Bridge
Winkler Rd. , Newell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Tri State Bakery (added 1993 - - #93000781)
Also known as Tri State Bakery Studio
705 State St. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Vale Bridge (added 1999 - - #99000954)
Also known as SD DOT Br. No. 10-329-404
Local Rd. over Belle Fourche River , Vale
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Company
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Vale Cut Off Belle Fourche River Bridge (added 1986 - - #86000937)
7 mi. SW of Newell , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Vale School (added 1984 - - #84003250)
0ff SD 79 , Vale
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Viken, Nicholas Augustus, Homestead (added 1986 - - #86000933)
N of Hope Cemetery Rd. , Newell
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Viken,Nicholas, Viken,Kenneth
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Viken,Nicholas A.
Significant Year: 1915
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Wide Awake Grocery Building (added 1978 - - #78002542)
Also known as Sly's Grocery
520 State St. , Belle Fourche
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Scotney,John Aaron
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: School, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store




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