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First of its KindFirst 36 Hole Golf Complex in Montana - Whitefish, MT

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The Whitefish Lake Golf Course is much more than a golf course. In fact, it's two golf courses. The two are both in the top five rated courses in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST professional puppet theater in the Czech Republic - Dejvice, Praha 6, CZ

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The Spejbl and Hurvínek Theatre was established in Pilsen in 1930 by Prof. Josef Skupa (1892­ - 1957) as the first professional puppet theatre in Czechoslova­kia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST train station in Prague - Dejvice, Praha 6, CZ

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The oldest railway station in Prague.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - ovariotomy - Graysville, IN

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First surgery and first survivor - Jane Todd Crawford

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Massachusetts Banking Commissioner - Boston, MA

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A tablet honoring the first Massachusetts Banking Commissioner, Pierre Jay, is located in a narrow hallway just inside the General Hooker Entrance of the Massachusetts State House at 24 Beacon Street in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/18/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Owner of Record - Signal Hill, CA

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The first official owner of Signal Hill was Manuel Nieto who bought a land grand from the King of Spain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Naval Victory of the American Revolution - Boston, MA

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A tablet in the Massachusetts State House honors Captain Jeremiah O'Brien for winning the first naval engagement of the American Revolution and for being the first regularly commissioned naval officer of the Revolutionary Navy of Massachusetts.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Nobel Laureate Park in America

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Located within Alton Baker Park is the Nobel Laureate Park which claims to be the first-ever Peace Laureate Park in America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 12/15/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Flight of an Airplane in Missoula, MT

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It happened on June 28, 1911. It was the very first flight of an airplane in Missoula and it was an Iowa Aeroplanist named Eugene Ely who did it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/15/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Signer of the Declaration of Independence and Governor of Massachusetts - Boston, MA

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A bronze bust of John Hancock, the first signer of the Declaration of Independence and the first Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is located on a wall in Doric Hall in the Massachusetts State House at 24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/14/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Asian MP - Roseberry Avenue, London, UK

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This green plaque, erected to Dadabhai Naoroji the first Asian elected to the House of Commons, is attached to Finsbury Old Town Hall on the south east side of Roseberry Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/14/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Snowmobile - Ossipee, NH

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In the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Ossipee became the home of the first snowmobile, a conversion kit for the Model T Ford in 1913 patented by Virgil White.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 12/11/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST: Railroad In Delaware - New Castle, Delaware

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Monument for first railroad in New Castle, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST white settler in Washington Township - Bristol, Indiana

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a memorial stone dedicated to the Nicholson Family located in the Cathcart Cemetery, Bristol, Indiana, USA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindDenton County's OLDEST Brick Building - Pilot Point, TX

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"Constructed in 1872", this building is the oldest brick building in Denton County, TX, today used by The Purple Door Spa, and this sign tells a little bit about it. Located at 114 W Main Street, Pilot Point, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/5/2014

last visited: 11/12/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Sheriff Under State Government - Santa Cruz, CA

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A blue plaque that marks the home of Francisco Alzina, the first sheriff in the city of Santa Cruz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/5/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- President of the Peoples Bank - Santa Cruz, CA

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A blue plaque that marks the home of Henry Willey, the first president of the Peoples Bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/5/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Permanent Religious Structure in Keytesville, MO

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Listed on the NRHP, the Classic-Revival style building dates from 1853. Its 45-foot steeple and semi-octagonal gabled were added in 1900. No longer houses services, but is carefully maintained and opened for viewing during Sterling Price Day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/4/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Factory in town -- Athens TX

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Two machines from a brick-making factory, the first factory in town, are on display in a small park along the SH 19 in Athens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/2/2014

last visited: 12/3/2014

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First of its KindFIRST Known Interment in Graham-Argyle Cemetery - Argyle, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at historic Graham-Argyle Cemetery, in Argyle, TX, indicates that George Isbell is the first known interment here, dating to 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/30/2014

last visited: 12/3/2014

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First of its KindEARLIEST Known Burial in Tyson Cemetery - Denton County, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at historic Tyson Cemetery, northwest of Pilot Point in rural Denton County, indicates that J.P. Newton is the earliest known burial in the cemetery, going all the way back to 1856.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Docent of the Nixon Library - Yorba Linda, CA

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A plaque steps away from Nixon's birthplace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 11/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst College Building West of the Mississippi River - Mt. Pleasant, IA

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Built in 1843, Pioneer was the first college building to be constructed west of the Mississippi River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 11/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST white man in present-day Sound Bend - Sound Bend, Indiana

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a memorial dedicated to the visit of Cavalier de LaSalle located near Portage Avenue in Sound Bend, Indiana

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Indiana

date approved: 11/29/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Marine Hardware Store in Orange County - Newport Beach, CA

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This was the site of the first marine hardware store in Orange County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 11/29/2014

last visited: never

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