Statue of Liberty - Hays, KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys
N 38° 52.408 W 099° 19.782
14S E 471400 N 4302786
Quick Description: Replica of Statue of Liberty placed by the Boy Scouts in 1950 in Hays, Kansas.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 7/7/2012 5:43:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMETZ1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
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Long Description:

This replica is one of about 200 placed by the Boy Scouts in 1950 in celebration of the 40th anniversary. The copper statue of Lady Liberty is standing on a stone base. It appears to be in good condition. The plaque on the base reads:

With the faith and courage of
their forefathers who made
possible the freedom of these
United States

THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
dedicate this replica of the
Statue of Liberty as a pledge
of everlasting fidelity and
loyalty

40th Anniversary crusade to
strengthen the arm of liberty

1950

Where is original located?: New York Harbor

Where is this replica located?: Hays, Kansas

Who created the original?: Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi

Internet Link about Original: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Statue_of_liberty

Year Original was Created (approx. ok): October 28, 1886

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