The following maps of South Dakota and Dakota Territory are online and available for download. Please note the size of the map before downloadingfor those of you with slower connections it may take several minutes to download the larger maps.
A new search engine is available to help you locate which county a town was in, or to locate all the towns existing in a particular county.
Here's how to find out where a geographic name (town, church, cemetery,
creek, lake, or anything else that appears on a USGS map of the region)
is located in SD (or anywhere else in the US):
The State Department of Tourism will send you a large map (45"x 18") - all you need to do is ask.
County Maps of South Dakota which show cemeteries, churches, and usually
include the township and range numbers can be purchased from the State Department of Transportation
Check out their web site for prices and ordering information.