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First of its KindFIRST - Grave in Martin Cemetery - Beckville, TX

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Oldest grave in Martin Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Marked Grave in Sugar Hill Cemetery - Henderson, TX

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Earliest marked grave in Sugar Hill Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Log Cabin Built in Eugene, OR

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This old stone marker notes the site of the first log cabin built by settler Eugene F. Skinner, for whom the city of Eugene and nearby Skinner Butte is named for.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Christian Service Held West of the Mississippi River - Helena, Arkansas

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This 10 foot obelisk is across Cherry Street from the Phillips County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Arkansas

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Woman Appointed to State Normal School Board of Regents - Carthage, TX

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First woman appointed to TX Normal School Board of Regents. #4,123

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Woman Elected to the Texas Senate - Carthage, TX

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First woman elected to the Texas Senate. #4,122

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Cardinal Canadien - FIRST - Canadian Cardinal - Québec, Québec

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La plaque sur le monument du Cardinal Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau confirme qu'il fut le premier cardinal canadien. The plaque of on the monument of Cardinal Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau confirms that he was the first Canadian cardinal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 4/21/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Union Chapel Cemetery - Union Chapel, TX

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Olive Cozby Mayne has the earliest marked grave in historic Union Chapel Cemetery, according to her headstone and a Texas Historical Marker at the cemetery gate. She was buried here in August of 1873.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/20/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Club de Curling - FIRST - Curling Club - Montréal, Québec

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Le Montreal Curling Club fut le premier club de curling en Amérique du Nord. The Montreal Curling Club was the first curling club in North America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 4/19/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Marked Grave in Oakland Cemetery - Canton, TX

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A 1999 Texas Historical Marker across the highway from Oakland Cemetery notes that the oldest marked grave there belongs to Oscar Lee, who was born and died in 1882.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/18/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Winner of the Grand Prix of Monaco

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Statue of William Grover-Williams and his racing car, the first winner of the Grand Prix motor racing of Monaco.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Narayan,

location: Monaco

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Burial in Oakwood Cemetery - Denton, TX

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Earliest grave in Oakwood Cemetery in Denton, TX. #4,116

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/15/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Religious Event at the Houston Astrodome, Houston TX

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In 1965, the St. John Missionary Baptist Church on Emancipation Avenie hosted the 85th National Baptist Convention at the Astrodome, the first religious service held at that brand-new facility.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - African American US Congresswoman from the South, Houston TX

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US Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, a member of the Good Hope Missionary Baptist Church, when she won her election in Nov 1972, became the first black female elected to the US Congress from the South -- EVER

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Black Church to Join the Union Baptist Association, Houston TX

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The Fourth Missionary Baptist Church, a historic African-American church in Houston, and the first black church to join the Union Baptist Associaton, an important step in integrating the black and white Baptist churches in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Sunday School Superintendent of Jerusalem MBC, Houston TX

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Brother Henry Thomas served as the first Sunday School Superintendent of Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church in Houston TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- African American Member of the Houston Light Guard, College Park Cemetery, Houston TX

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Captain John "Jack" Sessums, the first (and during his lifetime, only) African American member of the Houston Light Guard

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/12/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Municipal Market House in Houston, Houston TX

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Old Market Square Park in downtown Houston, the site of the first municipal market house in Houston, then the Capital of the Republic of Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/12/2018

last visited: 4/8/2013

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First of its KindFIRST -- Roman Catholic to be Nominated for President of the United States, Houston TX

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Alfred E. Smith, the first Roman Catholic to be nominated for US President, was nominated at the 1928 Democratic National Convention in downtown Houston TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/12/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Librarian of the Houston Lyceum, Houston TX

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Margaret Hadley Foster was the first librarian of the Houston Lyceum. She is descendant of Obedience Smith (January 21, 1771 - March 1, 1847), a Republic of Texas pioneer

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/12/2018

last visited: 4/7/2018

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First of its KindFIRST Public School in Mineral Wells - Mineral Wells, TX

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A 1987 Texas Historical Marker and a cornerstone -- a later addition -- indicate that this rock schoolhouse was the first public school in Mineral Wells, TX. It is located in the 100 block of NW 5th Ave, behind the old high school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/10/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - two-story brick veneer home in Austin - Austin, TX

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Built in 1887, the Gerhard-Schoch House on the 2200 block of Nueces Street was the first 2-story brick veneer home in the Texas state's capital.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 4/10/2018

last visited: 11/26/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Hopkins County Courthouse - Sulphur Springs, TX

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First courthouse on the square. #4,105

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 4/10/2018

last visited: 10/21/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - Railroad Depot in Hawthorne, NV

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The current home of Hawthorne Elk Lodge No 1704 was a former railroad depot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Nevada

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - 8th Air Force memorial in a British church - St Andrew - Quidenham, Norfolk

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Stained glass memorial window in St Andrew's church, Quidenham. The memorial window, dedicated in November 1944, is unique in that it was the first 8th Air Force memorial in a British church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/29/2018

last visited: never

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