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Independence in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Replica of the Statue of Liberty

 
 
Replica of the Statue of Liberty Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
1. Replica of the Statue of Liberty Marker
Inscription.

[The original marker has been removed]

Dedicated Feb. 17, 1952
by
Boy Scouts of America

Rededication by
President Gerald R. Ford
in memory
Gary W. Moffatt
Coordinator
Independence Police
Reserve Unit
Assistant Coordinator
Roger Powell

Rededicated
Feb. 9, 1984

 
Erected 1952 by Boy Scouts of America.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Statue of Liberty Replicas marker series.
 
Location. 37° 13.633′ N, 95° 42.385′ W. Marker is in Independence, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue (U.S. 75) and Locust Street, on the right when traveling north on Pennsylvania Avenue. Click for map. Monument is near the entrance to the Memorial Hall and Civic Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 410 North Pennsylvania Avenue, Independence KS 67301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stoddard - Thompson Memorial Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); A. C. Stich Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); F-100F Super Sabre (approx. 0.7 miles
Replica of the Statue of Liberty Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
2. Replica of the Statue of Liberty
away); Kayo's Boys (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Night Game in Organized Baseball (approx. 0.8 miles away but has been reported missing); United Spanish War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); Dr. George Tann (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Independence.
 
Also see . . .
1. Statue of Liberty Replicas. (Submitted on November 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Little Sisters of Liberty. (Submitted on January 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & Patriotism
 
Replica of the Statue of Liberty Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
3. Replica of the Statue of Liberty
Replica of the Statue of Liberty Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 18, 2011
4. Replica of the Statue of Liberty
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 255 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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