Birthplace of Kermit the Frog

Birthplace of Kermit the Frog (HM8CV)

Location: Leland, MS 38756 Washington County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 24.212', W 90° 53.956'

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Leland, Mississippi

Jim Henson, creator of the Muppets, grew up and played along Deer Creek during the years 1936-1948, exploring its flora and fauna from here to Stoneville. Sometimes he was joined by his friend, Kermit Scott. These experiences and fond memories spawned in Henson's mind that timeless creation - "Kermit," the original Muppet.
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HM NumberHM8CV
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Year Placed1991
Placed ByMississippi Department of History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 9:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 695360 N 3697996
Decimal Degrees33.40353333, -90.89926667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 24.212', W 90° 53.956'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 24' 12.72" N, 90° 53' 57.36" W
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Area Code(s)662
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 501 S Broad St, Leland MS 38756, US
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