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First of its KindFirst - Miss California - Santa Cruz, CA

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The first Miss California was also the 2nd Miss California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/26/2016

last visited: 11/5/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Hotel in Waikiki - Honolulu, Oahu, HI

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The Moana Hotel is a historic hotel on the island of Oahu, at 2365 Kalakaua Avenue in Honolulu. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1972.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Hawaii

date approved: 6/26/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Concrete floating bridge — Seattle, WA

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Homer M. Hadley was an engineer who saw a way to bridge large bodies of water with floating bridges. He proposed this bridge in 1920, but it wasn't completed until 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: Washington

date approved: 6/24/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - President of Santa Clara University - Santa Clara, CA

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ohn Nobili was the founder and first President of Santa Clara University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/23/2016

last visited: 11/6/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Wagon Bridge in the County - Santa Cruz, CA

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A historic bridge, just a few hundred feet from the beach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/23/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- English-Speaking Resident in California - Gilroy, CA

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A historical marker in front of Pacific Point Christian School in Gilroy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/22/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- School in Continuous Operation on the Same Site in Southern Santa Clara County - Gilroy, CA

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A historical marker in front of Pacific Point Christian School in Gilroy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/22/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Bank in Saratoga - Saratoga, CA

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The oldest bank in town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Bookbinder in Vancouver — Vancouver, BC

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When Gustav Roedde arrived in Vancouver in the 1890s he become the city's first bookbinder.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - House museum in Vancouver — Vancouver, BC

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In 1990 the mayor of Vancouver opened the Roedde House Museum which became the City's first house museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindPamatnik prvni tezby uhli - Oslavany, Czech Republic

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CS: památník první težby uhlí // EN: First place on Moravia with coal mining

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- School House in Saratoga - Saratoga, CA

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A historical marker at the Saratoga Elementary School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Carl's Jr. in Canada

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Each time we travel to Kelowna one of our mandatory stops is Carl's Jr., for Portobello Burgers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindOklahoma's FIRST State-Regulated Oil Field - Healdton, OK

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Located in front of the Healdton Oil Museum at 315 E Main St, a red, granite Oklahoma Historical Marker notes that Healdton was the site of Oklahoma's first state-regulated oil field.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 6/12/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Funeral Home in Mansfield - Mansfield, TX

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A 1985 Texas Historical Marker in front of the Blessing Funeral Home, adapted from the historic John C. Collier Home, notes that this was the first funeral home in Mansfield, dating to 1944. Located at 401 Elm St, Mansfield, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/7/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Recorded Deed Holder to the Montenez Adobe - San Juan Capistrano, CA

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Located on the Montenez Adobe plaque in the Los Rios Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/6/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Bridge Constructed with a Safety Net - San Francisco, CA

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Located on the "All in a Day's Work" plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/5/2016

last visited: 6/8/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Bridge Constructed Using Workers Wearing Specialized Gear - San Francisco, CA

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Located on the "All in a Day's Work" plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/5/2016

last visited: 6/8/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Republican elected in the 9th Congressional District - Treloar, MO

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Railroad town named after a music teacher turned politician

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/4/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - organized farm club in Missouri - Treloar, MO

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The farm clubs of the 1910s led to the Farm Bureaus and Farmer Associations across America

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/4/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Oldest Episcopal church in Indiana

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Saint John's Episcopal Church is a historic Episcopal church located at Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana. Built in 1837, it is Indiana's oldest Episcopal church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KC9PDY

location: Indiana

date approved: 6/2/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Organizer of Women - San Fransisco, CA

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A small plaque located near the American Legion Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/1/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Bottled Water Free Town in the World

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Bundanoon, NSW, declared a world-first ban on shop bought bottled water

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Throsbyonchurch

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/31/2016

last visited: 6/3/2016

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First of its KindFirst glass decked bridge (pedestrian & bike) - Redding CA

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Opened about 2002, this already famous landmark was designed by architect Santiago Calatrava. It is a two- for as it also uses a 210 ft. pylon as the LARGEST working sundial in the world (at the time). It crosses the Sacramento River; and is a

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Triplet Born in Denton County - Ponder, TX

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Irma Jean Kimble is identified on the reverse of her headstone as the first triplet born in Denton County, in historic Eakins Cemetery, Ponder, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/30/2016

last visited: never

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