Category: Historic Places & Landmarks

1880 Town Preserves South Dakota’s Past

Originally envisioned to function as a movie set, South Dakota’s “1880 Town” recreates life in a turn-of-the-century community. The town is comprised of  an accumulation of authentic artifacts and buildings that were abandoned when the production of the intended film folded. After entrepreneur Richard Hullinger received the abandoned movie set in 1969, he began gathering additional original buildings from

Snowbird Tips: Feeling at Home in Your Snowbird Roost

Feeling at home in the Sun Belt. When you’ve chosen to stay for months in your snowbird roost, you should feel like this is a place where you can put down roots (at least, temporarily). And if you’re like the one million RV travelers who head south every winter for warm weather, you’re probably eager to get to