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First of its KindFIRST - Brothers in American History to Receive the MOH - Boonville, MO

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37th Illinois Infantry's first post, 1st Battle of Boonville, First Cemetery Board Committee,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/3/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Superintendent St. Joseph's Hospital - Boonville, MO

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The hospital closed in 1969, and has since been razed

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location: Missouri

date approved: 1/31/2022

last visited: never

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Old home, one part of the boys detention center, now for sale. This is the site the battle ended, and the Confederates surrendered in this first battle of the Civil War in Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/7/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - County seat, school, voting booth, etc - Boonville, MO

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Historic fort sat on the Missouri River just north of this marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/6/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - US Senator from Missouri - Boonville, MO

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Also wrote Frist Constitution of Missouri, and others...

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location: Missouri

date approved: 10/1/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - African-Amerian School - Boonville, MO

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Born into slavery in St. Louis; Freed 1843. Founded first school, and Lincoln University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/30/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Journalism School in the World - Boonville, MO

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Author of the Journalist's Creed, newspaper writer, editor, owner. Also was dean of the First School of Journalism anywhere in the world.

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location: Missouri

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - License to do Business - Boonville, MO

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Also, first school, first voting place, first church service.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/8/2021

last visited: never

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Called the "Missouri Artist", but one of the greats of the past.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/7/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Boarding School for Young Men - Boonville, MO

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Founder of Kemper Military Academy

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/2/2021

last visited: never

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This park preserves the street and area of the steamboat wharfs under the current Bridge over the Missouri River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/28/2021

last visited: 7/10/2022

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First of its KindFIRST- All steel bridge & Katy Depot - Boonville, MO

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Formation of the town and the town's name. There is a lot of text with the photos on the gallery, please visit that also.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/6/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Town In Boonslick Region - Boonville, MO

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Towns history, the railroad influence, and migration influences of the area... also, First County seat in Cooper County, First Steamboat on the Missouri River, First Battle of Civil War,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/26/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Katy Bridge over Missouri River,

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Another guide and highlight marker at the Katy Trail Trailhead, this one in Boonville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/27/2021

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Civil War Battle, River Ferry, Lt. Governor - Boonville, MOview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Civil War Battle, River Ferry, Lt. Governor - Boonville, MO

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also other first like the first US Senator ..

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location: Missouri

date approved: 7/16/2021

last visited: never

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First Newspaper West of the Mississippi,Franklin Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/17/2007

last visited: 1/23/2022

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First of its KindFirst- Westward Road W. of Mississippi River - near Old Franklin, MO

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A set of markers about Lewis & Clark, Franklin and the Santa Fe Trail and the Boonslick Road. Franklin, now referred to as "Old Franklin" was washed down the river [1828] after making an indelible mark on history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/20/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Americans to engage in legal trade with Mexico - Old Franklin, MO

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Franklin, now referred to as "Old Franklin" was washed down the river after making an indelible mark on history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/31/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Engagement of Civil War - N. of Boonville, MO

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Plus, 1st State Fair, 1st Land Office N. of Missouri River, 1st Newspaper, 1st Steamboat up the Missouri River, 1st Wagons west, and 1st Expedition on the Santa Fe Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/28/2021

last visited: 7/15/2022

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First of its KindFIRST - Perminent Settlers - Franklin, MO

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Just as reference, in 1799 Daniel Boone was declared to infirmed to hold his land grant by the Spanish Commandant, so he could not have blazed a trail...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/9/2020

last visited: 5/8/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - County Election, Saloon, & Post Office - Franklin, MO

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Zeke was raised in Kentucky. The year of his birth is some where between 1775/1780. Where is unknown. If he was born in 1780, that made him 15 years old when his son Samuel Ezekiel was born in 1795.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/10/2020

last visited: 5/8/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - Art Professor at University of Missouri - New Franklin, MO

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Young artist who grew up here, when on to greater things.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/14/2016

last visited: 5/8/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - Newspaper, Courthouse W. of St. Louis - New Franklin, MO

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First Train over Boonville Bridge,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/21/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Trip on Santa Fe Trail, Railroad - New Franklin, MO

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Marker at the Katy Trail Trailhead in New Franklin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/27/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Railroad to Enter Texas - New Franklin, MO

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Marker for the railroad and how it brought people and products to the west.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/25/2021

last visited: never

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