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Springfield, Ohio: Birthplace of 4-H Monument

The Boys and Girls Agricultural Experiment Club, later called the 4-H Club, was created in 1902 in Springfield by school superintendent A. B. Graham. Flag poles, the big green clover symbol, and a historical plaque mark the spot.

Limestone St., Springfield, OH
SW corner of Limestone St. and Columbia St.
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Historical marker and clover for 4H birthplace.

Birthplace of 4H Monument

Giant green clover in a busy intersection marks the birthplace of 4H as the "Boys and Girls Agricultural Experiment Club." Other than the clover, it's fairly nondescript. Corner of Limestone and Columbia, Springfield.

[Kitsa, 07/07/2012]

Real 4H fanatics, also head to Clarion, Iowa for the birthplace of the 4H emblem!

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