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First of its KindFIRST - Santa Claus School - Albion, NY

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First Santa Claus training school opens in Albion, NY. The marker can be found at 13849 Phipps Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever

location: New York

date approved: 2/17/2010

last visited: 9/11/2015

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First of its KindFirst Santa Claus School

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Charles W. Howard, who became one of Santa's best known helpers during the 1950's and 60's, founded the first Santa school here in Albion.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member davmllr

location: New York

date approved: 3/4/2008

last visited: 11/21/2013

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First of its KindONLY Road Under the Erie Canal - Medina, NY.

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Culvert Road near Medina in Orleans County is the only place where a road goes UNDER the Erie Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member model12

location: New York

date approved: 6/4/2011

last visited: 11/8/2018

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First of its KindMedina's FIRST clock, the "Monitor".

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This historical marker is placed at the home of D.A.A. Buck in Medina, NY

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member davmllr

location: New York

date approved: 2/21/2008

last visited: 9/2/2012

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First of its KindONLY Double Pallisaded Fort in NY State - Shelby, NY

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A post mounted NY Historical Plaque alongside the roadway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member model12

location: New York

date approved: 6/4/2011

last visited: 8/19/2014

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First of its KindFirst Woman To Argue Before US Supreme Court

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An important leader in the women's equal rights movement, Belva Bennett Lockwood was born near here in a log cabin in 1830.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member davmllr

location: New York

date approved: 3/1/2008

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Women's University-Ingham University

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Ingham University was the first chartered University for women in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 1/29/2008

last visited: 7/19/2010

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First of its KindFIRST - Women's University in the United States - Le Roy, NY

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An historical marker on the lawn in front of the Woodward Memorial Library in Le Roy, NY identifies Ingham University as the first women's university in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 8/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst County Forest in New York State, Bethany, New York

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Genesee County Forest, established in 1915, is recognized at the first County Forest in New York.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 2/11/2008

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Fish Hatchery in the Western Hemisphere - Caledonia, NY

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The first fish hatchery in the western hemisphere. Plan to visit? The address is 16 North St, Caledonia, NY. The American Guide series book for Rochester and Monroe County makes the claim that it is the first in the world (p 68)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 12/8/2011

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Academy West of the Genesee River - Wyoming, New York

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Welcome to Middlebury Academy - the first academy west of the Genesee in Wyoming, New York!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/9/2008

last visited: 6/22/2014

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First of its KindKing's Landing

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First Rochester area cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 8/3/2009

last visited: 12/12/2014

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First of its KindRochester, NY - First Park

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Highland Park was the first park in Rochester, NY, established in 1888.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 3/17/2008

last visited: 5/12/2014

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First of its KindFirst Permanent Artwalk Sculpture in Rochester, NY

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The first permanent sculpture to be installed along ARTwalk, Rochester.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 12/17/2011

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Women Ordained Minister: Antoinette Brown Blackwell

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National Register of Historical Places identifies the stone house at this site as the location best associated with Antoinette Louisa Brown Blackwell and most relevant in its current condition, to her life.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 1/8/2012

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Dwelling in Warsaw, New York

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The site of the first house in Warsaw, New York!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 1/28/2008

last visited: 3/11/2010

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First of its KindStone-Tolan House - Rochester, NY

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First homestead in the county? Built in 1792.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 12/20/2011

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIrst Library

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The first library in Monroe County was located here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 2/23/2009

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst School House in Monroe County, NY

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District #1 School House was built in 1794.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 1/29/2008

last visited: 10/13/2008

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First of its KindFirst House in Pittsford

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The first house in Pittsford was erected here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 12/24/2008

last visited: 1/5/2012

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First of its KindFIRST - Sugar Shack, Monroe County, New York

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Historic marker located in the woods on property owned by town of Pittsford, NY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 9/10/2008

last visited: 10/24/2009

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First of its KindFirst East Rochester School Bell

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The school bell from the first school in East Rochester is located here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 10/1/2009

last visited: never

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First of its KindRepulse Fire Company-First in Livingston County, NY

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This Historical Marker in located on Main Street, Lima, NY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 6/10/2008

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First of its KindFirst - Bank Robbery in Livingston County

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Historic marker and actual vault recall this robbery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 2/1/2010

last visited: 6/10/2008

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First of its KindFirst High School

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First high school in Webster

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 1/3/2009

last visited: never

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