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  • Henson donates original Kermit to Smithsonian

    The original Kermit the Frog, his body created with an old dull-green coat and his eyes made of pingpong balls, has returned home to the nation's capital, where the puppet got his start.


  • Jane Henson donates some of Jim Henson's early puppets, including the original Kermit the Frog, to the Smithsonian Institution during a ceremony at the National Museum of American History in Washington on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    Original Kermit donated to Smithsonian

    The original Kermit the Frog, his body created with an old dull-green coat and his eyes made of pingpong balls, has returned home to the nation's capital, where the puppet got his start.


  • Ten character's from "Sam and Friends," some of Jim Henson's early puppets, including the original Kermit, are donated to the Smithsonian Institution, during a ceremony at the National Museum of American History, in Washington, on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    Henson donates original Kermit to Smithsonian

    The original Kermit the Frog, his body created with an old dull-green coat and his eyes made of pingpong balls, has returned home to the nation's capital, where the puppet got his start.


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