From the Sky The Scout Kansas City

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From the Sky The Scout Kansas City

From the Sky The Scout Kansas City, MO Penn Valley Park West 29th Street, Kansas City, Missouri, United States A view of 'The Scout' statue from our Quadcopter using GoPro Hero3 camera. The Scout is a famous statue by Cyrus E. Dallin in Kansas City, Missouri. It is more than 10 feet tall, and depicts a Sioux Indian on horseback surveying the landscape. The Scout was conceived by Dallin in 1910, and exhibited at the 1915 Panama–Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco, where it won a gold medal. On its way back east, the statue was installed on a temporary basis in Penn Valley Park. The statue proved so popular that $15,000 in nickels and dimes was raised to purchase it through a campaign called "The Kids of Kansas City." The statue was dedicated in 1922 as a permanent memorial to local Indian tribes. It is currently located n Penn Valley Park south of downtown Kansas City.