Geddes Historic Village and Historical Society are indebted to
the estate of Adeline Gnirk, author, and Plains Printing Press,
publisher of The Epic of Papineau's Domain for their permission
to post the following historic documents. Click on the links below
for downloadable/printable pdf documents. If you cannot view a
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The Legend of Papineau - Papineau's Trading Post, Part 1
The Legend of Papineau - Papineau's Trading Post, Part 2
The Legend of Papineau - Papineau's Trading Post, Part 3
Text excerpts and images used
with permission: Gnirk, Adeline S. The Epic of Papineau's Domain.
Gregory, SD: Plains Printing Company, 1986. Purchase the book
for $30: Andes State Bank, 213 W Main Street, Lake Andes, SD (605)
487-7611 or Elaine Gnirk, 35245 287th Street, Herrick, SD 57358