Birthplace of Democratic Party Rooster

Birthplace of Democratic Party Rooster (HM15U)

Location: Greenfield, IN 46140 Hancock County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 47.158', W 85° 45.381'

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The use of the rooster as a Democratic party symbol originated in Greenfield in the 1840 campaign. The rooster was later adopted by the state and national Democratic parties.
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HM NumberHM15U
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
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Marker Number30.1966.1
Year Placed1966
Placed ByIndiana Sesquicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 10:40pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 606489 N 4404741
Decimal Degrees39.78596667, -85.75635000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.158', W 85° 45.381'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 9.48" N, 85° 45' 22.86" W
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Area Code(s)317, 765
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 926-950 US-40, Greenfield IN 46140, US
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