Independence, Kansas: Pledge of Allegiance Kids

A semi-circle of bronze children salute a real American flag on a pole. The plaque accompanying this mass produced piece is titled "Celebrate Independence and Its Diversity."

Address:
401 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Independence, KS
Directions:
North side of downtown, on the northwest corner of of US-75/N. Pennsylvania Ave., and W. Chestnut St.
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Diversity pledge.

Diversity Flag Pledgers

Diversity on display in the form of bronze statues of children of different ethnicities pledging allegiance to the American Flag.

[Gan Nunnally, 08/15/2020]

Dedicated in 2018, the five figures were sold as a limited design "Celebrate Diversity" set by the manufacturer/artist, Randolph Rose. Will more towns opt for permanently installed child patriots rather than trust the fickle loyalty of real kids?


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