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First of its KindThe first commercial discovery oil well in the Permian Basin - Mitchell County, TX

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posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 8/26/2014

last visited: 1/5/2019

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First of its KindFirst Sermon in Colorado City -- First Presbyterian Church, Colorado City TX

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The First Presbyterian Church of Colorado City TX is located at 5th and Chestnut streets near downtown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 6/27/2013

last visited: 3/30/2019

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First of its KindFIRST Permanent Masonry Building -- Big Spring TX

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This very nondescript building at 121 Main Street is downtown Big Spring is connected to this town's most famous larger than life figure. It also happens to be the first permanent building built in town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/29/2013

last visited: 5/25/2013

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Garden City Cemetery -- Garden City TX

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An unnamed infant, the child of Sullivan and Lucy Hill, was the first burial in this historic Texas cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/1/2013

last visited: 5/26/2013

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First of its KindFIRST Building in Stanton - Stanton, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the Connell House at 410 Convent St, Stanton, TX, notes this as the first building in Stanton, dating back to 1882.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/25/2017

last visited: 5/23/2019

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First of its KindFIRST - County Seat - Coke County, TX

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1936 Centennial - Subject Marker (gray granite) along dirt road leading to Hayrick Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 2/4/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST American Female Pilot to Die on Active Miltary Duty - Merkel, TX

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A 2000 Texas Historical Marker notes that Cornelia Clark Fort was the first American woman pilot to die on active military duty when she was killed in an accident on March 21, 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/27/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Court session in Garza County, Post TX

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One of five historic markers on the West side of the Garza County courthouse groundstells the tale of two firsts in Garza County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Courthouse in Garza County, Post TX

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One of five historic markers on the West side of the Garza County courthouse grounds tells the tale of two firsts in Garza County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

Image for FIRST -- Superintendent of San Angelo Presbyterian Church Sunday School -- San Angelo TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Superintendent of San Angelo Presbyterian Church Sunday School -- San Angelo TX

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J. R. Burt served as the first superintendent of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Sunday School in San Angelo TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

Image for FIRST -- President of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Ladies' Aid Society -- San Angelo TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- President of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Ladies' Aid Society -- San Angelo TX

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Mrs. A. J. Baker served as the first President of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Ladies' Aid Society in San Angelo TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

Image for FOUNDERS -- of the Southern Presbyterian Church of San Angelo, San Angelo TXview gallery

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First of its KindFOUNDERS -- of the Southern Presbyterian Church of San Angelo, San Angelo TX

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Seven Presbyterian communicants and one Episcopal priest met in 1885 and founded the Southern Presbyterian Church of San Angelo

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Episcopal Services in the Area, San Angelo TX

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This state historic marker preserves the memory of the first Episcopal services held in the area

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 2/9/2019

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First of its KindFIRST -- Edition of the Standard newspaper, San Angelo TX

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The state historic marker for the San Angelo Standard newspaper, now known as the San Angelo Standard-Times and still in publication as of 2017

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Lynn County officials, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the Lynn County, in front of the Lynn County Courthouse preserves the names of the first Lynn County officials to serve the citizens who lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Schools in Lynn County, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the Lynn County, in front of the Lynn County Courthouse preserves the location of the first school in the county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Seat of Tom Green County, San Angelo TX

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The state historic marker for Charles B. Metcalfe at the Tom Green County Courthouse lists several firsts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

Image for FIRST -- Bale of cotton grown and cotton gin installed in Tom Green County, San Angelo TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Bale of cotton grown and cotton gin installed in Tom Green County, San Angelo TX

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Charles Metcalfe grew the first bale of cotton and installed the first cotton gin in Tom Green County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

Image for FIRST -- Issue of "The Lynn County News," Tahoka TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Issue of "The Lynn County News," Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the town of Tahoka, in front of City Hall tells the tale of the first issue of the Lynn County News, still publishing today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Mayor of Tahoka, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the town of Tahoka, in front of City Hall tells the tale of the town's founding, and commemorates its first Mayor, J. E. Stokes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

Image for FIRST -- Site of a religious buildling in Miles, Miles TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Site of a religious buildling in Miles, Miles TX

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The Miles Methodist Church sanctuary stands on the site of the first religious building in tiny Miles TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/9/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

Image for FIRST -- Permanent Courthouse for Irion County, Sherwood TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Permanent Courthouse for Irion County, Sherwood TX

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The ghost town of Sherwood, complete with its landmark stone courthouse was the first Irion County seat

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindSite of Abilene's FIRST School - Abilene, TX

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A 1986 Texas Historical Marker at 302 N Cedar St, Abilene, TX, notes this location as the site of Abilene's first school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/27/2017

last visited: never

Image for FIRST -- Commanding Officer of WASP Unit at Love Field, Reagan County Airport, Big Lake TXview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Commanding Officer of WASP Unit at Love Field, Reagan County Airport, Big Lake TX

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A grand brick monument with a propeller honors the WWII service of local hero Florene Miller Watson, a pioneer aviator and WASP, first CO of a WASP unit at Love Field

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/1/2017

last visited: 9/18/2016

Image for First Whataburger "A" Frame Design, Odessa TXview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Whataburger "A" Frame Design, Odessa TX

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The first Whataburger "A" Frame building is located at 3716 n Andrews Hwy, Odessa TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GeoGrands

location: Texas

date approved: 2/3/2007

last visited: 9/29/2007

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