History 605

By Ben Jones

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History 605 explores the history of South Dakota, the northern Great Plains, and the Midwest. South Dakota’s State Historian Ben Jones will visit with guests about their books, museum exhibits and artifacts, and historic sites in the state and region. Along the way, you’ll learn how to think, not what to think, about history and the people of the past.The host is Dr. Ben Jones, State Historian and Director of the South Dakota State Historical Society. Ben grew up in Sioux Falls and De Smet, served in various locations around the world while in the USAF. He returned to South Dakota to become Dean of Arts and Sciences at Dakota State University, then served as South Dakota’s 15th Secretary of Education. Along the way, he earned his PhD in history and enjoys sharing history’s insights with all of you.Subscribe on Apple, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts.

Episode Date
History 605 From the Archives: "Oceans of Grain" with guest Scott Nelson
Feb 12, 2024
History 605 from the archives: The Destruction of the Bison with Andrew Isenberg
Jan 29, 2024
History 605 from the archives: Electing George S. Mickelson
Jan 15, 2024
History 605, S3, Ep 20: The making of South Dakota's Constitution
Jan 01, 2024
History 605, S3 Ep 19: Empires, Nations, and Families & Born of Lakes and Plains - A Conversation with Anne Hyde
Dec 18, 2023
History 605 S3: Ep 18: "The Klu Klux Klan in the Heartland."
Dec 04, 2023
History 605 S3; Ep 17: New ideas about the old Homestead
Nov 13, 2023
History 605 S3, Ep 16. How does Deadwood do its history?
Oct 30, 2023
History 605 Season 3, Ep 15: What happened to the Arikara?
Oct 16, 2023
History 605 S 3 Ep 14: Recent projects at the Lake County Museum with Julie Breu
Oct 02, 2023
History 605 S 3 Ep 13: "Unrepentant Dakota Woman: Angelique Renville & the Struggle for Indigenous Identity"
Sep 18, 2023
History 605 S3 Ep 12: How did the Wild West turn out in real life?
Sep 04, 2023
History 605 Season 3; Ep 11. From Deadwood to Hollywood. South Dakota on screen with Jon Schaff.
Aug 21, 2023
History 605 S3 Ep 10: Exploring with Custer
Aug 07, 2023
History 605 S 3 Ep 9: The Old Courthouse and Pettigrew Museums with Director Bill Hoskins.
Jul 24, 2023
History 605, S3 Ep 8 Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States
Jul 10, 2023
History 605 S3, Ep 7 Washington's Circle: An America 250 Special
Jun 26, 2023
History 605, S3, Ep 6: The fires that made Deadwood
Jun 12, 2023
History 605 S3, Ep 5: Pioneer Girl: The Path Into Fiction with Nancy Koupal.
May 29, 2023
History 605 S3 Ep 4: Lakhota: An Indigenous History.
May 15, 2023
History 605 S3, Ep 3 A Failed Vision of Empire with Daniel Burge.
May 01, 2023
History 605 S3, Ep 2: Supporting Indian rights in the 19th Century with Valerie Sherer Mathes
Apr 17, 2023
History 605 S3 E1: An America 250 episode - The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams with guest Stacy Schiff
Apr 03, 2023
History 605: S2, Ep 20: What's next with David Grabitske
Jan 30, 2023
History 605: S2, Ep 19: History, Disrupted
Jan 16, 2023
History 605: S2, Ep 18: Black Elk: The Life of an American Visionary.
Jan 03, 2023
History 605 S2 Ep 17 | The Good Country: A History of the American Midwest
Dec 12, 2022
History 605 S2 Ep 16: “Land of Hope” and “Idiot delusions about the Exceptional NOW” with Bill McClay
Nov 28, 2022
History 605 S2, Ep 15: No one way to school with Ashley Berner
Nov 14, 2022
History 605 S2, Ep 14: What is the history of the The Great Plains?
Oct 31, 2022
History 605: S2 Ep13 The journal of Earl Neller, who hitchhiked across South Dakota with six children
Oct 17, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep12 'Plains Political Tradition'
Oct 03, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep11 'The Divorce Colony'
Sep 19, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep10 'The Politics of Pine Ridge'
Sep 06, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep8, 'I am a Man: Chief Standing Bear's Journey for Justice'
Aug 22, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep7, ' Live Interview with Francis Whitebird'
Aug 08, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep7, 'The Night the Stars Fell: Lakota Winter Counts'
Jul 25, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep6 'Oceans of Grain'
Jul 11, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep5 'America at 250'
Jun 27, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep4 'Railroads and the American People'
Jun 13, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep3 'Rapid City Flood 50th Anniversary at the Journey Museum'
May 31, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep2 'Whatever Our Language, We Have the Same Flag'
May 16, 2022
History 605: S2, Ep1 'US Grant's Indian Policy: Interrupted Odyssey'
May 02, 2022
History 605: S1 wrap up, 'What did we learn?'
Mar 21, 2022
History 605: S1, Ep 19, 'Origin: A Genetic History of the Americas'
Mar 07, 2022
History 605: S1, Ep 18, 'Before March Madness: The Wars for the Soul of College Basketball'
Feb 21, 2022
History 605: S1, Ep 17, 'Massacre in Minnesota'
Feb 07, 2022
History 605: S1, Ep 16, 'Equality at the Ballot Box'
Jan 24, 2022
History 605: S1, Ep 15, "Electing George S. Mickelson: How Calf-pulling won the SD Governorship"
Jan 10, 2022
History 605: S1, Ep 14, "The South Dakota Constitution and its history"
Dec 20, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 13, "Ben Reifel, Without Reservation"
Dec 06, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 12, "How Civil War veterans shaped South Dakota"
Nov 22, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 11 "Aviators, Veterans, and Character: A conversation with filmmaker John Mollison"
Nov 08, 2021
History 605: S1, Special "No Child's Play: Children in the Holocaust, Creativity and Play"
Oct 27, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 10 "Pioneer Girl Project"
Oct 25, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 9 "The History of the Pow Wow"
Oct 11, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 8 "General Beadle"
Sep 24, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 7 "The Education of Clarence Three Stars"
Sep 13, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 6 "All Guns Fired at One Time - Wounded Knee"
Apr 06, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 5 "The Politics Of The Women's Vote In South Dakota"
Apr 05, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 4 "George A. Custer"
Apr 04, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 3 "The Destruction Of The Bison"
Apr 03, 2021
History 605: S1, Ep 2 "The Savior Of Deadwood"
Apr 02, 2021
Welcome To History 605
Apr 01, 2021