A Living Tribute to an Amazing Photographer
Bill Groethe is a WWII veteran and life-long resident of Rapid City.
When he was a teenager, he took an amazing picture of Olympian Jesse Owens in downtown Rapid City (1938).
In 1948, he took a series of individual and group photos of the last survivors of the 1876 Battle of Little Big Horn.
Bill is nearly 90 years young and still loves photography.