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First of its KindUmbrella Catalpa Tree - Broken Arrow, OK

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One of the first trees brought to Broken Arrow by the settlers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/14/2009

last visited: 12/8/2016

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First of its KindFirst Native American to be awarded the Medal of Honor

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Oklahoma Native Ernest "Chief" Childers, first Native American to be awarded the Medal of Honor

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/14/2010

last visited: 12/8/2016

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First of its KindDISCOVERY WELL for the Glenn Pool -- The Ida E Glenn Well No. 1

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The first (or discovery) well for the Glenn Pool oil formation, which kicked off the oil industry in Oklahoma and flooded Tulsa with money.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/22/2013

last visited: 9/11/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Gas Processing Plant West of the Mississippi River -- Glenpool OK

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A pink granite Oklahoma historic marker relating the construction and operation of the first gas processing plant west of the Mississippi River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/22/2013

last visited: 9/11/2018

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First of its Kind1895 - Cobb Building - FIRST Brick Building - Wagoner, OK

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The Cobb Building has the distinction of being the FIRST permanent brick building in the FIRST incorporated town in Indian Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/29/2018

last visited: never

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First of its Kind1896 - Indian Territory's FIRST incorporated Town - Wagoner, OK

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Wagoner, the FIRST incorporated town in Indian Territory also began the Territory's FIRST free municipal schools in 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/29/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Courthouse - Wagoner, OK

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Wagoner, the County seat of Wagoner County, has the distinction of also being the FIRST incorporated town in the Indian Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/29/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Waterflood in Oklahoma - Rogers County, OK

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Today we call this process "Fracking"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/9/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Oil Refinery In Oklahoma

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Historical marker commemorating the first oil refinery in the state of Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/28/2008

last visited: 4/24/2012

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First of its KindFIRST - COMMERCIAL TELEPHONE OKLAHOMA

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FIRST COMMERCIAL TELEPHONE LINE,OKLAHOMA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/12/2006

last visited: 7/8/2007

Image for First Commercial Oil Well in Oklahoma - Bartlesville, OKview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Commercial Oil Well in Oklahoma - Bartlesville, OK

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Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Nellie Johnstone No. 1 was the first commercial oil well in Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/2/2012

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Water Well in Territory - Dewey, OK

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Water well dug in 1899 by Jakes Bartles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/1/2012

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Bristow Man Killed in WWI - Bristow, OKview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Bristow Man Killed in WWI - Bristow, OK

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Klingensmith Park is named for Cpl. Peter W. Klingensmith.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/19/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Bristow Marine to die in Vietnam - Bristow, OK

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1st Lt. Robert F. Trigalet was the first Marine from Bristow to die in combat in Vietnam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/23/2019

last visited: never

Image for FIRST: Oil and Gas Lease in Osage County - Pawhuska, OKview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST: Oil and Gas Lease in Osage County - Pawhuska, OK

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Also, 1st oil sold from Oklahoma. One of four marble markers at this site where Pawhuska tells its story.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/27/2018

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Baptist Convention in Indian Territory - Tahlequah, OKview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Baptist Convention in Indian Territory - Tahlequah, OK

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This historical marker proclaims several FIRSTS in this area of Tahlequah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/4/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindTahlequah FIRSTS - Tahlequah, OK

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This marker highlights three events that happened FIRST in the town of Tahlequah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/5/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST - Cherokee Supreme Court Building - Tahlequah, OK

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Built in 1844, this is the first permanent structure built by the Cherokee in their new home in Indian Territory, and the OLDEST government building in Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/6/2015

last visited: 3/29/2019

Image for FIRST Graduating Class of Drumright High School, OKview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST Graduating Class of Drumright High School, OK

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Drumright High School graduated its FIRST class in 1914.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/11/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindThe FIRST American Litterateur - Yale, OK

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An Oklahoma historical plaque located in Jim Thorpe Park. Park hours are 6 a.m. to midnight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/22/2018

last visited: 9/25/2018

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First of its KindFIRST President of Yale P.E.O. - Yale, OK

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Nell Hancock started and was the first president of the P.E.O. Chapter in Yale, OK

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/25/2018

last visited: 9/25/2018

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First of its KindFIRST Person Buried in Flynn Cemetery - Agra, OK

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A special granite marker has been placed near the gravesite of Sarah J. West, the first person buried in Flynn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/7/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Medical Center - Siloam Springs, AR

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This spring, one of 8 that feed the Creek, is said to have small amount of arsenic - long believed to have healing powers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Arkansas

date approved: 1/11/2015

last visited: 9/15/2017

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First of its KindRev. Emil Jerome Gerlich - FIRST Native Priest - Prague, OK

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Rev. Gerlich's burial is in Prague Catholic Cemetery, a.k.a. St. Wenceslaus Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 6/8/2012

last visited: 5/12/2018

Image for First Woman Graduate Oklahoma A&M College - Fairlawn Cemetery - Stillwater, OKview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Woman Graduate Oklahoma A&M College - Fairlawn Cemetery - Stillwater, OK

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Oklahoma A&M Graduate Jessie Thatcher Bost held three "Firsts"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/26/2013

last visited: 8/4/2018

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