Contact Info
Missouri River Institute
The University of
South Dakota;
414 E. Clark Street;
310 Akeley-Lawrence
Science Center;
Vermillion, SD 57069;
Phone: 605-677-6151

Financial support for website development provided by the
Living River Group
of the
Sierra Club




Site Description:
In 1863, with Henson Wiseman gone to the Dakota's with the Army and Mrs. Wiseman gone to Yankton to get supplies, the Yankton and Santee Sioux Indians attacked and killed 5 of their children. A monument in their honor was erected in 1926.
Wiseman Monument
Web Link