Business and Economics History

Beck, Bill. Light Across the Prairie: An Illustrated History of Northwestern Public Service Company. Huron: Northwestern Public Service Co., 1989.

Bengtson, Tom. “South Dakota’s Banking History: From Gold Rush to Gold Cards,” South Dakota Banker (June 1992).

Fite, Gilbert. “South Dakota Rural Credit System.” South Dakota Historical Collections 24 (1949), 220-275.

Goering, Orlando J. and Violet Miller Goering. “Keeping the Faith: Bertha Martinsky in West River South Dakota.” South Dakota History 25(1) (Spring 1995), 37-48.

Handbook of Business Information, South Dakota, 3rd Ed. Vermillion: Business Research Bureau, University of South Dakota, 1947.

Johnson, Robert. Commercial Banking in South Dakota. Vermillion: SD, University of South Dakota Press, Bulletin No. 38, June 1964.

Julin, Suzanne. Pierre National Bank/Bankwest: One Hundred Years 1889-1989. Pierre: SD, 1989.

Mittelstaedt, Robert A. “The General Store Era: Memoirs of Arthur and Harold Mittelstaedt.” South Dakota History 9(1)(Winter 1978), 36-60.

Vogel, John N. Great Lakes Lumber on the Great Plains: The Laird, Norton Company in South Dakota.