These 7 Photos Of South Dakota In The 1960s Are Mesmerizing

A few days ago, we took a look at some photos taken around South Dakota in the 1950s which you can see here. Now we are going to head into the next decade – the 1960s. The 60s was a decade of changes and advancements, war and peace, and major headlines of events the world will never forget. South Dakota was pushing for more tourism and residents. Take a trip into this past in these seven photographs of the state during this ever-changing decade.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

These photographs are always so interesting! Brings back some memories and family stories, right? Feel free to share any stories you have! Check out the first part here, and if you’re interested in other older photographs in South Dakota, check out this article with photographs from even earlier.