Spirit Lake, Iowa

Spirit Lake is a city in Dickinson County, Iowa, United States. The population was 4,840 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Dickinson County. The town is located along the western shore of East Okoboji Lake, in the Iowa Great Lakes region.

Zip code: 51360

Population: 4,952 (2013)

Area: 12.04 km²

Spirit Lake has the distinction of being the community from which Jack Whitaker’s idea for the sisters was conceived.  The community had a “chicken wire and concrete” replica and it was during the dedication of this statue that the whole idea of the Liberty Sisters came to be.

This factor makes it particularly odd that we cannot locate particulars about the actual sister that is supposed to be here.   If anyone has the location, photos and/or stories relating to this sister please use our online form to submit your information.

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