History 605 explores the history of South Dakota, the northern Great Plains, and the Midwest. South Dakota’s State Historian Ben Jones will... more
In this episode, we speak to historian James H. Madison and discuss the question, how did the KKK become a... more
In this episode of History 605, Ben Jones talks with Jacob Friefeld and Rebecca Wingo about their book, "Homesteading the... more
In this episode of the 605 Podcast, Ben Jones talks to Kevin Kuchenbecker, Deadwood's Historic Preservation Officer.
In this episode of the 605 Podcast, Ben Jones talks to Mark Van de Logt, author of "Between the Floods:... more
Julie Breu joins the 605 Podcat to discuss some of the recent projects at the Lake County Museum.
In this episode, Ben Jones talks with Linda Clemmons to discover how did the Dakota-French families navigated the complicated and... more
In this episode, Ben Jones speaks with University of South Dakota Law Professor Tom Simmons to see what happened when... more
Jon Schaff joins the 605 Podcast to discuss how movies and TV shows represent South Dakota.
Paul Horsted joins the 605 Podcast to talk about the US Army's 1874 Black Hills Expedition and explain how the... more
Bill Hoskins joins the 605 Podcast to discuss the history of Minnehaha County and the Sioux Falls community.