Since becoming a state in 1889, South Dakota has changed dramatically. What was once a hot destination for miners and cowboys is now a popular tourist destination, which just goes to show how much the times have changed in the last 100+ years! To get a better look at how much SoDak has changed, check out these incredible 12 then and now photos that you have to see to believe:

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For even more fascinating history, click on We Will Never Forget These 10 Horrific Winter Storms That Have Gone Down In South Dakota History.

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