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The WPA papers at the University of South Dakota Archives and Special Collections have recipe cards for 50 different ways you can prepare a pheasant. The South Dakota WPA Writers Project selected 12 of the 50 for their booklet “Fifty Million Pheasants.” Below is not one of the twelve, but it sounds tasty.

A list of the group’s projects in South Dakota:

Writers’ Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of South Dakota. A Catalog of South Dakota Writers’ Project Publications : Fall and Winter, 1941-42. Vermillion: U of South Dakota, 1942. Z1335 .W75x or GOV DOCS  ED 1200:W 939.

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Check out the food enjoyed by Ruth Egge and her family while on an cruise ship in 1910.

From the Ruth March Egge Papers. Richardson Collections. Archives and Special Collections. University of South Dakota.

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