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Image for FIRST - Society of Saint Vincent de Paul in the United States - St. Louis, Missouriview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Society of Saint Vincent de Paul in the United States - St. Louis, Missouri

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The first conference of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul in the United States was held at the "Old Cathedral" in St. Louis in 1845.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/31/2006

last visited: 10/6/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Church in St. Louis

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The Basilica of St. Louis, King of France or "Old Catheral" sits on the site of the first church in St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/31/2006

last visited: 10/6/2018

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First of its KindFIRST Trail West - St Louis, MO

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The first trail west of the Missouri River began here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/3/2011

last visited: 10/5/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Mormon Meeting Place in St. Louis

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Plaque commemorating the first Mormon meeting place in St. Louis is located on the Missouri Athletic Club building in downtown St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/1/2006

last visited: 7/2/2012

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First of its KindFIRST - American Legion

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Near this site the American Legion was founded, May 8-10, 1919.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/29/2006

last visited: 5/8/2008

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First of its KindFirst - US Senator from Missouri - St. Louis, MO

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Also served 5 terms, and was the first US senator to do so.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST- Public Monument in Missouri - Lafayette Park - St. Louis, MO

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Dedicated in 1868 by Harriet Goodhue Hosmer, the first professional female sculptor, was the first public monument in the State of Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - American Woman Nobel Laureate

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Star on the St. Louis Walk of Fame honoring Carl and Gerty Cori.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/13/2008

last visited: 6/21/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Orphan Home West of Mississippi River - Des Peres, Missouri

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First orphans home west of the Mississippi River was established in what is now Des Peres, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/3/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist Church in Missouri

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The first Methodist Church was founded in the vicinity of this marker 1805 by Reverend John Clark.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/4/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Cemetery in Edwardsville, Illinois

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Now a park the Lusk Memorial Cemetery was the first cemetery in Edwardsville, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/13/2011

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - State Prison in Illinois - Alton, Illinois

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Site of the first state prison in Illinois, located in downtown Alton.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/26/2006

last visited: 9/26/2006

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First of its KindFIRST - Permanent Settlement on the Missouri River - St. Charles, MO

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The Historical Society marker for this county in Frontier Park. First settler, first school in US of Catholic School, first Masonic Lodge, etc...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Settler District of St. Charles - St. Charles, Missouri

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Historical marker commemorating Louis Blanchette, first settler in the District of St. Charles.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/22/2007

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFIRST Ice House in St. Charles, MO

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"David McNail was a brother of Governor McNail. He lived in St. Charles at an early date, and built the first ice house ever erected there. He married a MISS FLORATHAY, and they had 2 children, a son and a daughter." webroots

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/18/2015

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFirst Train Crossing the Wabash Railroad Bridge - St. Charles, MO

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Historic Marker on the riverfront, also mentions the First Capitol of the new state of Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: 3/5/2018

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First of its KindFirst Methodist Church - St. Charles, Missouri

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Historical marker commemorating the first Methodist Church in St. Charles and the oldest existing brick church north of the Missouri River.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/21/2007

last visited: 1/28/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Double brick House in St. Charles, MO

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First brick double house built

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/23/2015

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Martyr of the Free Press In United States.

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Historical marker with reference to Elijah Lovejoy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/20/2008

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Missouri State Capitol - St. Charles, MO

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This is at the site of the first capitol for the State of Missouri from 1821-1826.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/2/2006

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFounder of FIRST - Free School West of Mississippi River

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Plaque next to Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne statue in St. Charles, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/11/2008

last visited: 9/10/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Interstate Highway in the United States

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This sign commemorates the state of the first interstate highway in the United States in 1956.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/8/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Free School in Illinois - Jerseyville, IL

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Marker to commemorate the first free school

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/23/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - American Viticultural Area in US - Augusta, MO

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Mount Pleasant winery in the center of the area. Sign on Town Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/18/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - American Viticultural Area - Augusta, MO

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A first in Missouri and most would think this first would be in California.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: never

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