Web site provides images, info on county's rural schools Scanned photographs and information regarding Clay County Grade (Rural) School graduates from 1896-1929 are now available on the Special Collections and Archives, I.D. Weeks Library, Web site at: http://www.usd.edu/library/special/claygraduates.cfm.
The time frame is restricted for the Web site due to copyright laws. However, the archives does have scanned images and student information from 1930-1970 as well. The archives are located in Room 305 of the library.
Phone (605) 677-5450 for further information.
The photographs and data were donated by Marion Kryger of Vermillion.
Kryger spent three years compiling this information, and if individuals need further assistance to track down friends or relatives, please do not hesitate to contact him at the Clay County Historical Society at (605) 624-8266.