Charles H. Bartelt, a distinguished member of the legal profession, has earned the respect and trust of both his colleagues and clients. Born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1876, Bartelt immigrated to the United States with his family in 1882. After completing his education, including a law degree from Nebraska State University, he joined the bar in 1899. Settling in Sioux Falls, Bartelt established a successful law practice in partnership with J. E. McMahon. A dedicated Republican, he actively engaged in politics and remained well-informed about public affairs. Bartelt’s accomplishments, combined with his affiliations with fraternal organizations, underscore his prominent standing in the community.