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March 13, 2014
U.S. Art Company movers Clint Ray, left, and Richard Conway, right, of Dallas, lift "Dakota Woman" out of its case at the Dakota Discovery Museum Thursday in Mitchell. Along with "Polly Kent Rides West," the pair of Harvey Dunn classics will transported to Canyon, Texas, where they will be on loan as a part of the "Madonnas of the Prairie" exhibit. The exhibit starts next month and runs until August 30. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
PHOTO: Dakota Woman painting being moved
March 13, 2014 - 8:28pm
February 3, 2014
Rapid City's Museum of Geology reopening Wednesday
February 3, 2014 - 11:37am
January 17, 2014
Darrel Draper will perform as “George Drouillard, Hunter, Interpreter and Indian Sign-Talker for Lewis and Clark," at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29, at Dakota Discovery Museum, Mitchell. (Submitted photo)
Dakota Discovery Museum to host Lewis and Clark re-enactor
January 17, 2014 - 9:56pm
December 6, 2013
Lori Holmberg, executive director of the Dakota Discovery Museum, hangs garland on the porch of the historic Beckwith House on the museum grounds Thursday in Mitchell. She was preparing for the Victorian Christmas from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event will include Christmas craft activities for children, and the Mitchell Barbershop Chorus will perform at 1 p.m. and Billy Lurken at 2 p.m. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)
PHOTO: A Victorian Christmas
December 6, 2013 - 7:45am
November 18, 2013
Shown is “3 Fish 3 Iris Circuit,” a collage by David Cantrell. (Photo courtesy of the Dakota Discovery Museum)
Museum to host show for Mitchell Area Arts Council
November 18, 2013 - 6:59pm
November 13, 2013
“South Dakota,” by local artist Bill Wegleitner, is pictured here. (Photo courtesy of the Dakota Discovery Museum)
Museum features art honoring SD’s 125th anniversary
November 13, 2013 - 6:59am
November 6, 2013
Lori Holmberg, executive director of the Dakota Discovery Museum, poses with "Polly Kent Rides West," foreground, by Charles Hargens Jr., and "Dakota Woman," by Harvey Dunn, Wednesday in Mitchell. The two paintings will travel to a museum in Texas next year for a "Madonnas of the Prairie" exhibit. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)
‘Dakota Woman’ headed to Texas
November 6, 2013 - 8:47pm
October 31, 2013
Dakota Discovery Museum to host painting demonstrations
October 31, 2013 - 5:09pm
September 24, 2013
Director of Rapid City museum quits 3 months in
September 24, 2013 - 8:27pm
September 8, 2013
SD Wounded Knee Museum reopens a year after fire
September 8, 2013 - 10:50pm
September 5, 2013
Lewis & Clark center in ND gets rare journal
September 5, 2013 - 9:58am
August 13, 2013
SD society takes part in civil rights project
August 13, 2013 - 5:59am
July 11, 2013
Dakota Discovery Museum celebrates Badger Clark Day
July 11, 2013 - 8:34am
July 5, 2013
In this June 19 photo, a blue canton with arrangement of 35 stars on the guidon that possibly is from Custer's Last Stand is seen in Pierre. The colors are still vibrant and haven't faded as much, compared to other guidons from the battle. (AP Photo/Capital Journal, David Rookhuyzen)
Flag likely from Custer's Last Stand housed in SD
July 5, 2013 - 8:16am
Pierre museum to show Korean War exhibit soon
July 5, 2013 - 8:02am