Political History

Lauck, Jon, John E. Miller, Donald C. Simmons, Jr. Eds. Plains Political Tradition: Essays on South Dakota Political Culture. Pierre: South Dakota Historical Society Press, 2011.  (Volumes 2 & 3 also).

Lee, R. Alton. Principle over Party: The Farmers’ Alliance and Populism in South Dakota, 1880-1900. Pierre: South Dakota Historical Society Press, 2011.

Pratt, William C. “Observations from My Life with Farm Movements in the Upper Midwest.” South Dakota History 44(2) (Summer 2014), 140-162.   Six general lessons-learned from the author’s reflections on his research into leftist agrarian movements, including the need for additional research on how those movements played out in local contexts.