The Little-Known Wiseman Massacre Monument Remembers A Terrible Day In Nebraska History
There are so many tales of triumph and perseverance in Nebraska’s history, but we have our share of hardship and heartbreak stories, as well. In 1863, a tragedy took place on the Wiseman homestead near the town of St. James. Many have forgotten the story, but there is a small stone memorial keeping the memory alive.
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Did you know the story of the Wiseman Massacre? Have you ever visited the Wiseman Memorial? Share your thoughts in the comments!
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
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