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Vyonne Glaze audio
Vyonne Glaze and her daughter Amy Hendricks speak to interviewer with Bev Pechan. Vyonne has been a member of the Rapid City community since 1948. She discusses her experiences of many of the local historical events that have shaped the people and…

Clyde and Sue Gorsuch audio
Clyde and Sue Gorsuch talk with Bev Pechan and Kim Morey about growing up in the Black Hills area. They discuss how their families acquired their land in the area as well as what it takes to run their ranching operation on a day to day basis. The…

Groethe Family audio pt. 1
Five members of the Groethe family are interviewed by Bev Pechan. The family had many memories of living in Rapid City, SD. They took turns speaking about what they could remember, and also spent some time discussing what one sibling remembered…

Ron Johnsen audio
Ron Johnsen shares memories of his early years living in Rapid City, SD. Born here in 1943, Ron lived in the area until 1969 and then spent 30 years in Washington, D.C. He came back to the Black Hills because he says it is a simple wonderful place to…

Dr. Keith Johnson audio pt. 1
Dr. Keith Johnson came to the Black Hills in 1957. He opened the Mountain View Veterinary Clinic in 1961, and served Rapid City and the surrounding community for 39 years. An active member of the Rapid City Rotary Club, Dr. Johnson also participated…

Dr. Keith Johnson audio pt. 2
Rapid City Veterinarian Keith Johnson is interviewed By Kim Morey and discusses the McGilicuddy family and historical documents. A photographer was present from the Rapid City Journal to document this interview for an article.

Mary Lou Lowry audio
Mary Lou Lowry talks about historic buildings in Rapid City including the Buell Building, Alex Johnson, and Rapid City High school. She shares many personal stories including one about meeting Mrs. Roosevelt.

Eugene Lee Madison audio
Oral History Interviewer Bev talks to Lee about his father's time with Buffalo Bill, living on a dude ranch, and creating the area's first rodeos.

Grace Mickelson audio
Grace Mickelson spent several decades in politics and education in SD along with raising 4 children. She credits Toastmasters International with some of her public success and organizational skills as president of the SDEA and a Senator. She takes…

Rick Mills audio
Rick Mills, a Hermosa native, gives an enthusiastic presentation on railroad history. He also speaks of his families long service with the postal service dating back to his great-grandfather. Mr. Mills is also the author of seven books and shares how…
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