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Image for STARTING POINT - of the Lewis & Clark Expedition, Lewis & Clark Park, Falls of the Ohio SP, Clarksville INview gallery
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First of its KindSTARTING POINT - of the Lewis & Clark Expedition, Lewis & Clark Park, Falls of the Ohio SP, Clarksville IN

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The Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Monument at Lewis & Clark Park, Falls of the Ohio SP, Clarksville IN marks the departure point for the Lewis & Clark Expedition

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Indiana

date approved: 2/24/2022

last visited: 2/24/2022

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First of its KindFirst horse change -Lemon Quay, Truro Cornwall UK

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Being the FIRST horse change on what would have been a very historic event for the UK. It also highlights communications of the day The great battle of Trafalgar, With Napoleon Bonapart and Admiral Nelson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MoreOutdoor

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/24/2022

last visited: 3/3/2022

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First of its KindOLDEST - On the Las Vegas Strip-Flamingo Las Vegas - Las Vegas NV

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The hotel is the oldest resort on the Strip in operation today, and it has been since 2007 with the closure and demolition of The New Frontier. It is also the last remaining casino on the strip that opened before 1950 that is still in operation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Nevada

date approved: 2/23/2022

last visited: 2/24/2022

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First of its KindFIRST - Colonial Revival House in Savannah, TN

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Raining very hard, so this is the only house in the district I acquired. This is building number 1 on NRHP. Revised and extended NRHP it is now #39, and address changed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/23/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Grave in Eaton Cemetery - Limestone County, TX

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A 1990 Texas Historical Marker at Eaton Cemetery, south of Thornton in rural Limestone County, TX, indicates that the oldest grave in the cemetery is that of Mary "Polly" Eaton, dating to 1848.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/22/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Need for a Burial Site in Richland - Richland, TX

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A 1973 Texas Historical Marker at Richland Cemetery indicates that Richland's first need for a burial ground arose in 1895 with the passing of Willie (Patrick) Brown. The benefactor was William Marsh Rice of Rice University fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2022

last visited: never

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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 -- Establishment of the Happy Isles Gaging Station - Yosemite, CA

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A USGS gaging station along the Merced River in Yosemite National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Office of Castle Air Force Base - Merced, CA

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A plaque about the first offices for Castle Air Force Base in Merced.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 2/14/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Organization in Continuous Existence in Waco - Waco, TX

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A 1972 Texas Historical Marker in front of Waco Lodge No. 92, A.F. & A.M. at 4324 Cobbs Dr indicates that it is the oldest organization in continuous existence here in Waco, chartered way back in 1852 when Millard Fillmore was in the White House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST - Hot Springs National Park - Hot Springs AR

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Hot Springs Reservation was initially created by the United States Congress on April 20, 1832. It is the oldest park maintained by the National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Arkansas

date approved: 2/14/2022

last visited: 2/14/2022

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First of its KindHistoric Burgaw Train Depot - Burgaw NC

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The Burgaw Train Depot is the oldest train depot, circa 1850, still standing in N.C. The Depot is part of the NC Civil War Trails and on the US National Civil War Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: North Carolina

date approved: 2/13/2022

last visited: 2/12/2022

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First of its KindFIRST -- California Mission - San Diego, CA

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A historical marker in Horton Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Sighting of San Diego - San Diego, CA

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A historical marker in Horton Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Occupant of This Building - San Diego, CA

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One of many historical plaques in downtown San Diego.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Selling of this Lot - San Diego, CA

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One of many historical markers in downtown San Diego.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Visit to San Diego by Alonzo E. Horton - San Diego, CA

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A historical marker in Horton Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/13/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Coup d'un Salut - FIRST - Shot of a salute - Québec, Québec

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Ce canon a tiré le premier coup d'un salut de cent coups par le 5è régiment d'artillerie légère du Canada. This gun fired the first shot of a hundred-gun salute by the 5th Light Artillery Regiment of Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/11/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Transcontinental Mail Service - Yuma, AZ

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A monument to the Mormon Battalion in Yuma, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/9/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST President and Manager of the Mexia Water, Light and Ice Company - Mexia, TX

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A bronze plaque summarizing the life and career of John Roberts Corley is attached to the Corley plot anchor in the Mexia City Cemetery, Mexia, TX. It notes him as the first president and manager of the Mexia Water, Light and Ice Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Recorded Burial in Skinner Cemetery - Pilot Point, TX

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The 1998 Texas Historical Marker at Skinner Cemetery in Pilot Point, TX, indicates that the first recorded burial in the cemetery was that of a young boy, Josiah Taylor, back in 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Armed Resistance to Slavery - Alton, IL

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The mobs started in St. Charles, MO, and they finished it in Alton, IL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/8/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Swedish pilot who died in an air battle over Swedish territory - Sölvesborg, Sweden

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Memorial stone at the place where Harry Nordlund's plane crashed after being shot in an air duel. He was the first Swedish pilot to die in an air battle over Swedish territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots

location: Blekinge, Sweden

date approved: 2/7/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Federally Constructed Post Office in Yuma - Yuma, AZ

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One of many historical markers in Yuma, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/7/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Battle of Civil War in Missouri

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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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