05-14-09 Mellette House – Watertown, SD

The Mellette House was the residence of Arthur Mellette and his family. It was built around 1885. Mellette was appointed Governor of Dakota Territory in March, 1889, and in October, 1889, he became the first governor of South Dakota.

So ends the history lesson.

Mellette House web site

This photo is a film scan. What’s film?

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