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

Heritage Court / Celebration of the Midwest Family

July 25, 1981

 
 
Heritage Court Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
1. Heritage Court Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to all who came before us - from our pioneers to our parents, to these we owe our freedom, faith, country, community and lives. May we enjoy and protect the good things of life in Mid-America that our heritage has made possible.
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The sculpture symbolizes the spirit, strength, and joy of a Midwest family close to rural America. Each member is a unique individual, yet united as a family in their celebration of life and the continuation of their growing heritage.

 
Erected 1981 by Mutual Savings Association.
 
Location. 39° 19.129′ N, 94° 54.843′ W. Marker is in Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street (U.S. 73) and Shawnee Street, on the left when traveling north on 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leavenworth KS 66048, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Freedom Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Offices of Russell, Majors, and Waddell (within shouting distance of this marker); Russell, Majors & Waddell (within shouting
Celebration of the Midwest Family Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
2. Celebration of the Midwest Family Marker
distance of this marker); The Star of the West (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stockton Hall (about 300 feet away); Lincoln at Stockton Hall (about 300 feet away); Knights of Columbus Hall (about 300 feet away); Abraham Lincoln (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Leavenworth.
 
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Heritage Court Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
3. Heritage Court Marker
Celebration of the Midwest Family sculpture in background
Celebration of the Midwest Family Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
4. Celebration of the Midwest Family Sculpture
Celebration of the Midwest Family Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
5. Celebration of the Midwest Family Sculptor's Mark
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 254 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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