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First of its KindFIRST - Permanent Public Building - Canadian, TX

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Being Texas, of course it is going to be a jail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: 12/28/2013

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First of its KindFIRST: Japanese on North American Continent - Vancouver, Washington

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Monument at Vancouver National Historic site placed by the Hyogo Rover Boy Scout Troop commemorating the first Japanese on the North American continent.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Washington

date approved: 10/12/2013

last visited: 10/13/2013

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First of its KindFIRST: U.S. President To Visit West Coast While In Office - Vancouver, Washington

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Historical marker noting President Rutherford B. Hayes visit to the west coast while serving as president.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2013

last visited: 10/13/2013

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First of its KindFIRST: U.S. Citizen Born In Vancouver - Vancouver, Washington

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Marker noting the birth of the first U.S. citizen in Vancouver, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Washington

date approved: 10/9/2013

last visited: 10/13/2013

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First of its KindOLDEST: Washington Settlement - Vancouver, Washington

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Marker noting that Vancouver is the oldest settlement in Washington state.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Washington

date approved: 10/9/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST: Military Post in Oregon Territory - Vancouver, Washington

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Marker giving history of the first arrival of the U.S. military in the Vancouver area.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Washington

date approved: 10/9/2013

last visited: 10/13/2013

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First of its KindLucille Mulhall (First Cowgirl) - Oklahoma City, OK

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Sculpture of First Cowgirl Lucille Mulhall, located at the Patience S. Latting Library

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/9/2013

last visited: 10/11/2013

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First of its KindFirst Official Meeting of Santa Barbara City Council

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The first official meeting of the Santa Barbara City Council was held on August 26, 1850.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 10/7/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst City Hall in Santa Barbara

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Santa Barbara's first City Hall was erected in 1875.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 10/7/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - U.S. Military Post in Washington - Vancouver, Washington

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Monument honoring early events in Washington history in Vancouver, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Washington

date approved: 9/30/2013

last visited: 10/13/2013

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First of its KindFIRST - Gasoline-Automobil - Daimler Museum - Stuttgart, Germany, BW

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A replica of the FIRST Gasoline-Automobil of the world is on a permanent dirsplay in the Daimler Museum in Stuttgart, Germany, Baden-Württemberg. It is located inside the museum but can be visited without any fee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 9/30/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Europeans to Enter Oriflamme Canyon

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Colonel Pedro Fages and his troops the first Europeans to enter Oriflamme Canyon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/29/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Stage Departure on the Butterfield Stage Line

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The first stage on the Butterfield Stage Line left St. Louis on September 15, 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/29/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Player of Color in Major League Baseball - Montréal, PQ, Canada

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A monument to Jackie Robinson, the first player of color in Major League Baseball, is located near Pie IX Metro station near Olympic Park in Montréal, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/26/2013

last visited: 9/27/2013

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First of its KindFirst Church in Greene County, Missouri

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The first church in Greene County was located in the middle of what is now Silver Springs Park in Springfield. It was a Methodist Baptist church which was also used by the Presbyterians.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member blakelylaw580

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 7/5/2012

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First of its KindFirst Statewide Convention of the California Colored Citizens

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The first statewide convention of the California Colored Citizens was held in 1855.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst African Methodist Episcopal Church on the Pacific Coast

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The Methodist Church of Colored People of Sacramento City became the first African Methodist Episcopal Church on the Pacific Coast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Sacramento County Courthouse

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Sacramento's first County Courthouse served as California's State Capitol for the third and fifth sessions of the state legislature.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Transmission of Electricity From Folsom Powerhouse

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The first transmission of electricity from the Folsom Powerhouse to the Station A substation was on July 13, 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Distribution Point of Electricity for a Major City

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The first distribution point of electricity for a major city was constructed in Sacramento in 1894.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Overhead Wire Streetcar System in California's Central Valley

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Sacramento's Folsom Powerhouse electrical distribution network resulted in the first overhead wire streetcar system in the Central Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Electric Arc Furnace in the Western Hemisphere - Shasta Dam

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This dam was the first electric-arc furnace in the Western Hemisphere.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: California

date approved: 9/21/2013

last visited: 9/15/2013

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First of its KindFIRST - Blast Furnace - Moriah, NY

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The site of the first blast furnace historical marker is located along route 9N in Moriah, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 9/18/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - National Tree Day - Ottawa, Ontario

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A tree was planted and a small monument was installed to commemorate the first National Tree Day in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: 1/29/2014

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First of its KindFirst Two-Story Brick Mansion in Genoa

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Genoa's first two-story brick mansion was built in 1855-56.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Nevada

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: never

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