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LIFE: Boy Scouts in tumult

February 8, 2013

On the anniversary of the founding of the Boy Scouts of America (Feb. 8, 1910), and with the BSA so prominently in the news, LIFE.com presents a gallery of photos chronicling the ways in which the organization tried to respond to the cultural tumult of an earlier era: the 1970s.