National Geographic : 1947 May
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by J.Baylor Roberts On Sure-footed Mules Sightseers Climb Bear Butte to Enjoy a Scenic Panorama Embracing Thousands ofSquare Miles Rising abruptly from grassy plains near Sturgis, in western South Dakota, this peak forms a landmark visible fromleagues away. Indians used topost lookouts here. When immigrant wagon trains were seen approaching, the savages attacked. The girl in the bathing suit gotbadly burned bysun and scorching winds.