7 Horrifying South Dakota Stories You Didn’t Learn About In History Class

If you grew up in the Mount Rushmore State, you may think you know all there is to know about the history of South Dakota… but do you really? Sure, you know all there is to know about Lewis & Clark, Gutzon Borglum, and the real Crazy Horse, but you may be surprised to hear these 7 dark stories about the state’s past:

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For even more SoDak history, check out This Is The Oldest Place You Can Possibly Go In South Dakota And Its History Will Fascinate You.