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BACK IN TIME: Farwell Methodist Episcopal Church

March 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pictured is the Farwell Methodist Episcopal Church at its original location in Farwell, 16 miles northeast of Mitchell in Sanborn County. The parsonage is pictured at left. Construction of the church building began in 1908 and was completed in 1909. …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BACK IN TIME: First National Bank in Mitchell

February 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pictured is the First National Bank, built in 1906, at 123 N. Main St. in Mitchell. The original First National Bank building, built at this location in 1882, burned down on Sept. 19, 1884. This building, constructed by A.J. Kings, is a simple versio…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BACK IN TIME: Artesian Main Street circa 1910

February 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

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BACK IN TIME: DWU gymnasiums

January 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

While the building date is unknown for Dakota Wesleyan University’s early gymnasium, catalogs before 1899 noted that, with the combined aid of students, faculty, and the citizens of Mitchell, funds had been gathered to fence an athletic field, grade …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BACK IN TIME: DWU gymnasiums

January 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

While the building date is unknown for Dakota Wesleyan University’s early gymnasium, catalogs before 1899 noted that, with the combined aid of students, faculty, and the citizens of Mitchell, funds had been gathered to fence an athletic field, grade …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BACK IN TIME: Olympic star Jesse Owens at DWU

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Olympic legend Jesse Owens was the featured speaker at Dakota Wesleyan University’s Blue and White Day banquet at the Masonic Temple on Oct. 15, 1960, in Mitchell. The “75” on the podium refers to DWU’s 75th anniversary, which was being celeb…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BACK IN TIME: McGovern tours Mitchell Vo-Tech

January 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

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BACK IN TIME: Old Whittier school

January 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

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BACK IN TIME: Downtown Mitchell 1940s

December 29, 2013 in Uncategorized

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BACK IN TIME: Downtown Mitchell 1940s

December 29, 2013 in Uncategorized

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