The First Pedigree of a Poland China Hog
A Strictly American Breed of Swine
This strictly American breed of swine originated within a radius of a few miles of this place and in the making occupied the period covered from 1816 to 1850.
The first volume of pedigrees was printed in 1878.
This monument was erected by
the Ohio China Breeders
unveiled June 15, 1922
Erected 1922 by the Ohio China Breeders Association.
Location. 39° 30.015′ N, 84° 20.101′ W. Marker is near Middletown, Ohio, in Warren County. Marker is on Dixie Highway, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3783 South Dixie Highway, Franklin OH 45005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Franklin Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Robert E. Lee (was approx. 3.3 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Franklin In The Civil War (approx. 3.3 miles away); World War II Veterans Memorial Bench
Categories. • Agriculture • Animals •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 112 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 13, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.