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First of its KindFIRST -- Rebellious Act of Defiance by an Official Body Toward British Parliament and the King of England - Frederick, MD

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One of many historical markers in Frederick, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/14/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Official Act of Defiance Against the British Crown - Frederick, MD

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One of many historical markers in Frederick, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/14/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - stone fortress in the far west - Benicia, CA

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A plaque the clock tower in Benicia, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/12/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Safety Fuse- Camborne, Cornwall,UK

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Was the FIRST and original factory where the explosive "Safety fuse" was produced. Within the first year some 45 miles of safety fuse was produced

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MoreOutdoor

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/12/2022

last visited: 3/12/2022

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First of its KindFIRST - Settlement in Navarro County, Liberty Hill State Park, Dawson TX

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Dr. G. W. Hill's trading post was the first settlement in Navarro County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/9/2022

last visited: 3/20/2022

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First of its KindFIRST University in the Americas - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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On this spot a visitor can observe the beautiful building where the first university of the New World was founded back in 1518.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Dominican Republic

date approved: 3/8/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Snook Cemetery - Snook, TX

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A 2003 Texas Historical Marker at Snook Cemetery indicates that the first burial in the cemetery was that of Vlasta Pitner, back in 1885.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/8/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Newspaper, Railroad Tunnel, Telephone Lines - Rocheport, MO

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Town history, the disasters and successes. They had telephones in 1878.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/7/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Interment in Giesenschlag Cemetery - Snook, TX

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A 1983 Texas Historical Marker at Giesenschlag Cemetery indicates that the first interment in the cemetery was that of Johann Joachim Giesenschlag, an early area pioneer who also provided land for the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/6/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Cobb Cemetery - Thornton, TX

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A 2000 Texas Historical Marker at Cobb Cemetery, three miles northeast of Thornton, TX, indicates that the earliest marked grave in the cemetery is that of Brinkley Davis, way back in 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/5/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST: Bicycle Friendly Community in Connecticut - Simsbury, CT

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A monument with a plaque celebrates Simsbury as the first bicycle friendly community in Connecticut. The monument is located at the intersection of Hopmeadow St., Route 202, and Winslow St. in Simsbury, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 3/5/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST to be Buried in Antioch Cemetery - Turlington, TX

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A 2011 Texas Historical Marker at historic Antioch Cemetery, east of Fairfield in the old Turlington community in Freestone County, TX, indicates that the first to be buried here was the Reverend John M. Webb, back in 1877.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/4/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery - Retreat, TX

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A 1978 Texas Historical Marker at historic Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery in Retreat, TX indicates that the first burial in the cemetery was of an infant son of land donor, Samuel Hamilton, back in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/3/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Boat to reach Evansville via the Wabash & Erie Canal, Evansville IN

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The passenger packet ship Pennsylvania was the first boat to reach Evansville from Lake Erie via the Wabash and Erie Canal in 1853

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Indiana

date approved: 3/3/2022

last visited: 4/30/2022

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First of its KindFirst Mercy Hospital - Sacramento, CA

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A plaque about the first Mercy Hospital in Sacramento.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/2/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Monastery in the Americas - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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These are the ruins of the first monastery of the Americas, in the historical center of Santo Domingo, an area classified by UNESCO as World Heritage Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Dominican Republic

date approved: 3/2/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIÈRE - Messe - FIRST - Mass - Sainte-Sophie, Québec

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Cette plaque, de la première messe de Sainte-Sophie, est fixée à un cairn, en avant de l'église de Sainte-Sophie. This plaque of the first mass of Sainte-Sophie, is mounted on a cairn, in front of the church of Sainte-Sophie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 3/2/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Hospital in the Americas - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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The Hospital de San Nicolás de Bári was the first to be established by the newcomers Spanish in the Americas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Dominican Republic

date approved: 3/1/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Pont en Pierre - FIRST - Stone Bridge, Montréal, Québec

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Cette plaque du premier pont en pierre de Montreal est située à l'intersection de la Place d'Youville et de la rue de Callières. This plaque of the first stone bridge of Montreal is located in proximity to Place d'Youville and de Callières Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 3/1/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindCorsicana's FIRST Brick Jail - Corsicana, TX

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Built in 1908, Corsicana's first brick jail is now a private residence at 207 W 5th St. Please take only photos and leave only footprints, from a reasonable distance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/27/2022

last visited: 3/1/2022

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First of its KindFIRST - Steamboat up the Missouri River - Rocheport, MO

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ALSO - First steamboat in St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/26/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Long Prairie Cemetery - Navarro County, TX

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A 2003 Texas Historical Marker at the Long Prairie Cemetery, near Kerens in the old Long Prairie community, indicates that the first burial here was Sallie K. Burt, back in 1872.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Hotel in Corsicana - Corsicana, TX

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A 2016 historical marker issued by the Navarro County Historical Commission stands near the parking lot at the Navarro County Justice Center, 312 W 2nd Avenue, Corsicana, TX, noting this as the site of the city's first hotel, the McKinney Tavern.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/25/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Recorded Burial in Eureka Cemetery - Eureka, TX

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The headstone marking the final resting place of Nellie E. Sloan in historic Eureka Cemetery indicates that hers was the first grave in Eureka Cemetery, way back in 1885.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/25/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Known Burial in Davidson Cemetery - Navarro County, TX

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A 2003 Texas Historical Marker at the Davidson Cemetery, a few miles northeast of Eureka in Navarro County, TX, indicates that the first known burial in the cemetery was Mary Ann Davidson, back in 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/25/2022

last visited: never

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