Vesper's mobile home was destroyed by flood waters the night of June 9. Forty years after the disaster, her class ring was returned to her by a member of the salvage team who had found the ring during the clean-up efforts and spent four decades trying to track her down.
Rapid City Public Library
February 20, 2013
Rapid City Public Library, “Wright, Vesper,” Flood of 1972, accessed May 15, 2021, https://1972flood.omeka.net/items/show/160.