This Town In South Dakota Was One Of The Most Dangerous Places In The Nation In The 1870s

The Black Hills are full of charming, historic little towns. It’s a great place to spend a weekend, or even a longer vacation, and those who live there are lucky to be surrounded with some of South Dakota’s most beautiful scenery. There was a time when some of the small towns in the Black Hills were pretty tough places to live. In fact, this little town was one of the most dangerous in the entire country in the 1870s. Take a look!

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