There’s Something Special About These 10 South Dakota Farms From The Past

South Dakota has a lot of farmland that has been in use for decades. Today farms are not run much differently than back then, just with updated technology, but there is still a lot of characteristics that make old farms special in their own unique ways. Take a look at these photographs of 10 farms from the 1930s and 1940s to see what it was like way back when:

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:

Many photos of South Dakota’s history still exist, including these photos from the Great Depression. It is truly fascinating to take a peek into the past and look at what life was like back then.