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Last of its KindJesse B. Foreman - LAST CSA Veteran - Grady Co., OK

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Jesse B. Foreman was the last veteran of the Confederate army, in Grady County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/1/2014

last visited: never

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The USS Iowa was recently decommissioned and now on display in the San Pedro Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: 8/6/2014

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Last of its KindLAST -- Suspension Bridge Supported All on Piles - San Pedro, CA

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The Vincent Thomas Bridge is one of two bridges used by route 47 as a major highway to the city of San Pedro from Long Beach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Battleship Saved from Being Scraped - San Pedro, CA

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The USS Iowa was recently decommissioned and now on display in the San Pedro Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: 8/6/2014

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Last of its KindLAST -- Mission in Orange County - San Juan Capistrano, CA

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The last and only Mission in Orange County is San Juan Capistrano Mission.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Grave Remaining in Fremont's First Cemetery

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The grave of little Silas W. Morrell is the only one remaining in Fremont's first cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 12/17/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Fort Guarding Lower Manhattan - NYC, NY

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Castle Clinton was built in anticipation of the War of 1812 to defend New York Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 12/14/2013

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Last of its KindLAST Cavalry Mount on the Army muster rolls -- Fort Riley KS

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The tomb of Chief, the last US Army Cavalry horse on the Army muster rolls. Chief was buried with full military honors at Fort Riley KS. The Commanding General of the US Army attended his funeral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 12/12/2013

last visited: 1/12/2014

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Last of its KindLAST -- Remaining Piece of the FIRST Artificial Satellite - Washington, D.C.

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One of the most monumental moments in human history is on display at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/7/2013

last visited: 3/1/2012

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Last of its KindLast of the Padres - San Diego, CA

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Father Antonio Ubach was the last of the Padres working within the San Diego Mission.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 12/1/2013

last visited: 11/29/2013

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Last of its KindSidste halshugning i Danmark - Last beheading in Denmark

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Denne økse blev anvendt til den sidste henrettelse i fredstid i Danmark i 1892. This axe was used for the last execution in times of peace in Denmark in 1892.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 11/14/2013

last visited: 8/9/2014

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Last of its KindLast of the Train Robbers - Quay County, NM

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Thomas Edward "Black Jack" Ketchum was born on October 31, 1863 in San Saba County, Texas. April 26, 1901 1:13 p.m. Thomas "Black Jack" Ketchum was taken to the scaffold.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: New Mexico

date approved: 11/14/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - American Doughboys - Bethany, MO

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Frank Woodruff Buckles, was the last surviving American veteran of World War I. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1917 and served with a detachment from Fort Riley, driving ambulances and motorcycles.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/6/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Carnegie Library Opened in Iowa - Cordydon, IA

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Closed as a library in 1977 and is now used as school offices for public schools.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 10/18/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - American Invasion of Lower Canada - Lacolle, PQ, Canada

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An historical marker recounts the victory of British, Canadian, Voltigeurs and Indians against invading American forces during the War of 1812. This was the last American invasion of Lower Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: 8/2/2014

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Last of its KindLAST -- Double-Span, Double-Arch Covered Bridge in Pennsylvania - Ronks, PA

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This Burr Arch Truss bridge was built by Joseph Elliot & Robert Russell in 1885. It is located off Ronk's Road at Mill Bridge Village, west of Paradise. It is the LAST double-span, double-arch covered bridges left in Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Mile Marker - Haddonfield, NJ

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There used to be many of these in Camden County, especially in Haddonfield. This would be the last one remaining as the other ones have simply disappeared. This gives distance to Camden and to Gloucester.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Covered Bridge in the Wissahickon Valley - Philadelphia, PA

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As the mill industry grew along the banks of the Wissahickon in the early 19th century, the need for bridges increased. At one time there were several covered bridges which spanned the Wissahickon; this is the last one of those bridges.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Official Town Crier in Boston - Boston, MA

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This historical marker is outside the entrance to the Bell in Hand Tavern; which states that it was established by the last Town Crier in Boston, Massachusetts - Jimmy Wilson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/14/2013

last visited: 5/9/2013

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Last of its KindLast Recorder of New York City under the English Crown - NYC, NY

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John Watts was a prominent New York lawyer and Congressman and the last Recorder of New York City under the English Crown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/29/2013

last visited: 9/27/2013

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Last of its KindLAST - Relief Sculpture By Augustus Saint-Gaudens - Cornish, NH

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The last relief sculpture by Augustus Saint-Gaudens is located in the New Gallery at Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish, NH.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 7/29/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Surviving Member of the Union Army of the Republic - Fairview, UT, USA

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At 107, Albert Woolson was the last surviving member of the Union Army of the Republic. This is a plaster replica of the bronze cast sculpture in Gettysburg National Battlefield, sculpted by the original artist, Avard Fairbanks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 7/26/2013

last visited: 10/17/2012

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Last of its KindLast - Remaining Bulfinch Church in Boston - Boston, MA

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Charles Bulfinch designed several churches in Boston (amongst other prominent buildings) and this is the last Church to remain standing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/18/2013

last visited: 7/21/2013

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Last of its KindLAST 1930s Historical Building in Murphy, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the rear entrance of the Murphy School indicates that it is the last 1930s historical building still standing in the city. Located at 205 N Murphy Rd, Murphy, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/15/2013

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST -- Brick Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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The most popular barn at Gettysburg because of its cannon hole is also the most unique. Of the eight barns still surviving today and according to the NRHP nomination form and the NPS, this is the last one made of brick still standing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2013

last visited: never

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