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Overview Photograph of Kadoka, South Dakota, where Morris E. Adelstein began Northwestern Engineering Company. His mother Baily Adelstein Martinsky homesteaded nearby in 1910. Kadoka is located near the Rosebud Sioux Reservation.
Overview Morris Adelstein was born in Des Moines, Iowa on June 2, 1894. His parents had immigrated from Russia and settled in Des Moines, Iowa. His mother Bailey Adelstein Martinsky homesteaded land in South Dakota in 1910 and moved with her youngest daughters to Kadoka, South Dakota. Morris Adelstein graduated from Highland Park College in Des Moines with a degree in englineering. After serving in the Army as an engineer during World War I, he joined his mother in Kadoka and was elected as the county...