This statue sits in front of Shawnee Mission North High School. It was dedicated in 1950. It sits on top of a brick pedestal in a bed of flowers shaped like a five pointed star.
Overland Park is a suburb of Kansas City. It was officially incorporated on May 20, 1960 as a “city of first class.” It is the second largest city in Kansas, behind Wichita. Famous people from Overland Park include Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd and Jason Sudeikis.