Betty worked at Erickson's Flower Box and recalls every morning day after day driving through flood debris to get to work. She arranged six to seven flower casket pieces a day as they were the only flower shop open for some time.
Rapid City Public Library
June 8, 2012
Rapid City Public Library, “Betty Bonawitz,” Flood of 1972, accessed September 18, 2020, https://1972flood.omeka.net/items/show/239.