Herbert S. Schell Annual Lecture in History is Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 in Farber Hall at 7:00 pm.
The presentation is “Crescent City Girls: the Jim Crow Justice System and Black Girlhood in New Orleans” by LaKisha Simmons. She is an assistant professor of global gender studies at the University at Buffalo, SUNY.
The lecture series honors Herbert S. Schell (1899-1994). He “served the Department of History, the University of South Dakota and the State of South Dakota for forty-three continuous years, except for the year 1928-1929 when he was on leave completing his Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin.”
Herbert S. Schell was appointed the first University Archivist in 1968.
Image from the I.D. Weeks Library Records, 1993-. USD Archives. University Libraries. The University of South Dakota.
Quote from the Herbert S. Schell Annual Lecture in History program, 2014.
Other information from the Faculty Files. USD Archives. University Libraries. The University of South Dakota.