Independence in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Replica of the Statue of Liberty
Dedicated Feb. 17, 1952
Boy Scouts of America
President Gerald R. Ford
Gary W. Moffatt
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 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.
2. Little Sisters of Liberty.
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 248 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 27, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.