Fort Sisseton

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Fort Sisseton
Historic American Buildings Survey, Charles E. Peterson, Photographer July 29, 1940 VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST. - Fort Sisseton, North Barracks, Sisseton, Roberts County, SD HABS SD,55-SIST,1B-1.tif
Nearest city Britton, South Dakota
Area 35 acres (14 ha)
Built 1864
NRHP Reference # 73001745[1]
Added to NRHP May 10, 1973

Fort Sisseton near Britton, South Dakota was established in 1864. As Fort Sisseton Historic State Park, it was designated as a State Historical Park in 1959.[2] Fort Sisseton is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.[1]

It has 14 of its original buildings remaining.[2]

The fort with 35 acres (14 ha) was listed on the National Register in 1973. The listing included 15 contributing buildings and 9 contributing sites.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b c National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b Thune, John R. "Fort Sisseton". Local Legacies. Library of Congress. Retrieved 2008-12-21. 
  3. ^ "Fort Sisseton Historic State Park". State of South Dakota. Retrieved 2012-07-25. 

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