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First of its KindFirst - Public Lending Library in Alabama - Gadsden, AL

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Howard Gardner Nichols Memorial Library, Gadsden, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/8/2012

last visited: 10/8/2015

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First of its KindFirst - Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery in Central Alabama - Leeds, AL

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First Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery in Central Alabama - Leeds, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/3/2011

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Church in Cullman, AL - Cullman, AL

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St. John’s Evangelical Protestant Church was the first church established at the town site of Cullman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/11/2013

last visited: never

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First of its Kind1st Bell Horse Drawn Firetruck-Tallapoosa, Ga

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One of three bells in Tallapoosa, Georgia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/8/2008

last visited: 10/14/2008

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First of its KindBell First Free Public School In Georgia-Tallapoosa, Ga

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Bell that was used in the first free public school in Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/8/2008

last visited: 10/15/2008

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First of its KindFIRST -- Mayor of Lineville, Lineville AL

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The first Mayor of Lineville, H. J. Willingham, was appointed in 1891.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/1/2017

last visited: 7/27/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- White settlers in the area, Lineville AL

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The first white settlers in what would become Lineville were brothers William and Thomas Lundie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/1/2017

last visited: 7/27/2017

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First of its KindFIRST White Men To Visit Present Day Rome, Georgia

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Plaque located in entry way to City Hall in Rome, Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/28/2007

last visited: 11/25/2014

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First of its KindFirst Cotton Mill in Northwest Georgia

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First Cotton Mill in Northwest Georgia State Historical Marker Located at Mt. Vernon Mill on Fourth St. in Trion, Ga

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 4/6/2008

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First of its KindFIRST - Veteran's Day Observance - Birmingham, Alabama

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This marker, located in Birmingham's Linn Park, is a memorial to Raymond Weeks, a World War II veteran who organized the first Veteran's Day observance and parade in Birmingham, Alabama on Armistice Day, November 11, 1947.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/27/2007

last visited: 5/1/2012

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First of its KindFIRST -- Black man from Alabama to die in WWII, Birmingham AL

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A memorial in honor of Mess Attendant First Class Julius Ellsberry, USNavy, the first black man from Alabama to die in World War II

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/7/2019

last visited: 1/17/2019

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First of its KindFIRST -- Black Registered Nurse in Alabama, Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham AL

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An impressive monument to Pauline Bray Fletcher, the first black registered nurse in Alabama, stands at the southeast corner of Kelly Ingram Park in downtown Birmingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/8/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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First of its KindFirst - Russian Orthodox Church in the South - Brookside, AL

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Brookside’s Orthodox congregation established the first Russian Orthodox Church south of the Mason-Dixon Line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 5/6/2012

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Space Camp Graduate in Space, US Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville AL

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A plaque at the Space Camp Hall of Fame in honor of Dottie Metcalf-Lindenberger, the first graduate of Space Camp to go to outer space

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/26/2017

last visited: 8/3/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Animals to be recovered alive after a space flight -- Huntsville AL

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This Jupiter rocket nosecone carried two monkeys into space in 1959, which were later recovered alive

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/25/2017

last visited: 3/23/2017

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First of its KindFirst "REA" Substation in Carroll County, GA

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First "REA" Substation in Carroll County located at the sub-station on Maple Street (GA 166) at western city limit, Carrollton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 5/10/2008

last visited: 5/9/2008

Image for FIRST - Masonry Structure in City - Carrollton, GAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Masonry Structure in City - Carrollton, GA

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Also, per NRHP oldest known structure in the district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 1/1/2019

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - President of Coca Cola - Carrollton, GAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - President of Coca Cola - Carrollton, GA

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Marker on the courthouse lawn

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 12/26/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST- Confederate Hospital of the Civil War - Kingston, GA

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This Wayside Home was the first Confederate Hospital established during the Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 11/5/2008

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First of its KindFIRST- Confederate Memorial Day - Kingston, GA

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Confederate Memorial Day, also known as Confederate Decoration Day (Tennessee) and Confederate Heroes Day (Texas), is an official holiday and/or observance day in parts of the U.S. South as a day to honor those who died fighting for the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/16/2007

last visited: 10/29/2008

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First of its KindFIRST - Railroad

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A marker in Decatur showcasing the first railroad that was built west of the Allegheny Mountains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lazer

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/3/2007

last visited: 4/7/2012

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First of its KindFIRST - Burial in Eastview Cemetery - Adairsville, GA

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One of four large obelisks in the cemetery, in what is called the "OLD" section.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/18/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Canaan Baptist Church - Bessemer, AL

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Canaan Baptist Church is the oldest Baptist Church in Jefferson County, Alabama, having been organized in 1818.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2012

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST-School for Black Children in Bartow County Georgia

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A first step in the struggle for civil rights for black people in Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 4/30/2008

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First of its KindFIRST Internationally Renowned African American Classical Singer

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An amazing American.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/31/2007

last visited: 4/15/2009

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