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A giant park bench painted like the American flag, surrounded by normal sized benches, stands in Seitz Park in South Bend, Indiana. A female jogger is running around the back of the flag bench.


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Seitz Park in South Bend

This giant-sized park bench, painted like the American flag, is located in Seitz Park in South Bend, Indiana. The park is on an island in the Saint Joseph River in the city's downtown area.

South Bend, located on the northern edge of the state on the border with Michigan, is Indiana's fourth largest city.

Interestingly, there are two rivers in northern Indiana called the Saint Joseph River. Both originate in Hillsdale County, Michigan; their sources are only about 5 miles apart!

One of the rivers flows southwest to Fort Wayne, where it joins the Saint Mary's River to form the Maumee. South Bend's river flows west through southern Michigan, with a bend in the river taking it south into Indiana before going back into Michigan and flowing on to Lake Michigan.

The city of South Bend is named for the "South Bend" in the Saint Joseph River.





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seitz-park-bench-1-small-unframed 6x9 inch Unframed $200.00
seitz-park-bench-1-small-framed 6x9 inch Framed $325.00
seitz-park-bench-1-medium-unframed 10x15 inch Unframed $350.00
seitz-park-bench-1-medium-framed 10x15 inch Framed $475.00
seitz-park-bench-1-large-unframed 14x21 inch Unframed $500.00
seitz-park-bench-1-large-framed 14x21 inch Framed $700.00






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