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.
Find out more about the Strengthen the Arm of Liberty Statues across Kansas.