Articles and interviews about the history of woman suffrage in South Dakota.
Things To Do
1. Watch Finding a National Voice.
2. Complete Episode Quiz individually or as a group. (Note: The quiz has additional information and related video.)
3. Student Glossary (PDF)
- Print Crossword Puzzle, (answers), and distribute to class.
4. Discussion Cards (PDF)
5. Class Activity - Flag Design (PDF)
Episode 15 Script
Zitkála-Šá: Trailblazing American Indian
On this page you will find educational resources for the Dakota Pathways episode called Finding a National Voice. There is an episode guide, additional videos, activities, and more.
Sculptor Gutzon Borglum's original vision of the monumental Mount Rushmore figures was very different from the carving as it stands today. Also presidential visits to SD.
Gladys Pyle was the first woman elected to the S.D. House, the first woman elected to the U.S. Senate, and the first woman to address a national political convention.
Arthur C. Mellette
Learn about Arthur C. Mellette, the last Governor of Dakota Territory and First Governor of South Dakota.