A Young Native American

Location: Roger T. Sermon Community Center, 201 N Dodgion Street, Independence, MO

Owner: Truman Heartland Community Foundation

Artist: Mischell Riley

Dates: Dedicated May 20, 2000

Medium: Bronze


A young Native American boy crouches on a rock overlooking a spring. His left hand is extended as he looks downward.

This sculpture is part of a scene that depicts an old spring located along an Indian trace that was used by both Native Americans and settlers. Another sculpture, titled "Stella at the Spring" is a companion piece by the same artist and also part of the scene.

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The City of Fountains Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to the conservation of the historic fountains and sculptures in the Kansas City area. 

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