The winners for superior papers presented at the 2016 conference were announced at last month's conference:
PATTI STORM STUDENT AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE:
Ellie Froschmayer: "Crazy Horse in American History"
3rd Place: Randy Bender: "The Buffalo Soldiers: Their Beginnings, Dakota Connections, and the National Parks" 2nd Place: Lilah Morton Pengra: "Monuments and Memorial to Isaiah Dorman - Little Big Horn Casulaty"
1st Place: Robert Campbell: "1974: Land-Grant Research, Re-photography and Republicans in the Black Hills Forest"
PERSONAL FAMILY MEMORIES & EXPERIENCES:
2nd Place: June Ring: "Campfire and Traveling Songs"
1st Place: Jean Kary: "1941 - Vacation in Yellowstone Park"