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First of its KindFirst Engagement at Shiloh Battlefield -- Shiloh Natl. Cem., nr Shiloh TN

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An 1894 historic marker relates the story of the first engagement at Shiloh battlefield between Union and Confederate forces

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/11/2015

last visited: 3/9/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Consolidated Army Field Hospital, Shiloh NMP nr Shiloh TN

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Larkin Bell's Apple Orchard hosted the Shiloh Field Hospital during and after the battle of Shiloh. This was the first consolidated Army Field Hospital, the forerunner of modern field hospitals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/11/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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First of its KindErster Schiffstunnel Deutschlands

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[DE] Der erste für Schiffe befahrbare Tunnel Deutschlands / [EN] The first tunnel in Germany made for ships only

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DerSchnelleLinus

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Quartz Mill in Boulder County - Longmont, CO

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This artifact of the first quartz millstone is found next to the historic Carnegie Library building in central Longmont, Colorado, USA. Early mills were crucial to preserve and provide food (flour) for the early settlers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 5/9/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Proof of the Use of Ether as Anesthesia. - Boston, MA

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This monument commemorates the first use of ether as anesthesia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/7/2015

last visited: 6/29/2010

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First of its KindFIRST - Cinemascope Theater in Arkansas - Melba Theater - Batesville, Ar.

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This two-story sandstone and brick building is located at 115 W Main Street in Batesville, Ar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Arkansas

date approved: 5/7/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindSam Houston's FIRST Footstep on Texas Soil - Red River County, TX

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This 1936 gray granite Texas Centennial Marker stands in Sam Houston Park, northwest of Blakeney on FM 410/Red River County Road 2381. It notes that Texas legend Sam Houston took his first step into what would become Texas, near here back in 1832.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/2/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Bridge to span the St. Lawrence River, Montréal, Qc, Canada

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Le Pont Victoria a été le premier à enjamber le fleuve Saint-Laurent, en faisant un pont d'une grande importance historique. Victoria Bridge was the first to span the St. Lawrence River, and as such is an important historic bridge in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeGrandChrist

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 4/30/2015

last visited: 2/7/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Governor of the Provincial Territory of Nevada - Isaac N. Roop - Susanville, CA

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This commemorative and citizen memorial plaque is located in front of the historic Roop's Fort on the Lassen Historical Museum property.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 4/27/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Documented Grave in McCrury Cemetery - Red River County, TX

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The Texas Historical Marker at McCrury Cemetery, in rural Red River County, near Bogata, indicates that the grave of early settler, John McCrury, is the oldest documented grave in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/26/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Tustin Police Officer Killed in the Line of Duty - Tustin, CA

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A police memorial to an officer who was fatally shot during a call in 1972 at the Tustin City Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/25/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst- school, seat of justice, church, sabbath school ~ Greenville, IL

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This marker erected for the U.S. Bicentennial list a lot of first for this county and for Illinois

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/25/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindGoodletsville's First Citizen - Goodletsville, TN

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History plaque (burial headstone) telling about the first person to live in Goodletsville, TN

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member thegorilla23

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/23/2015

last visited: 4/27/2015

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First of its KindFirst Czech volunteer fire department / První ceský sbor dobrovolných hasicu - Velvary (Central Bohemia)

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The first Czech volunteer fire department was founded here in town Velvary in the depicted house by Mr. Karel Krohn on May 22, 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Stredocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 4/22/2015

last visited: 1/15/2016

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First of its KindFirst - American unit to be honored by a foreign country for exceptional bravery in combat. - Boston, MA

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This memorial is located on the 3rd floor of the Massachusetts State House in Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/21/2015

last visited: 6/29/2010

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First of its KindFirst Railroad - Lafayette County - Higginsville, MO

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Nucleus to a towns growth and survival.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/17/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Marked Grave in Long Cemetery - Cumby, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the front of historic Long Cemetery, south of Cumby, TX, indicates that the grave of John M. Webb is the first marked grave here, dating to 1869.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/9/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Symphony by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Ebury Street, London, UK

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This brown London County Council plaque, to Mozart's first symphony composition, is attached to a building on the north west side of Ebury Street close to Orange Square where there is a statue of Mozart.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/9/2015

last visited: 7/13/2015

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First of its KindFirst Permanent Settler in Iceland - Reykjavik, Iceland

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Ingolfur Arnarson and his wife are recognized as the first permanent Nordic settlers of Iceland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Iceland

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: 6/21/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Cemetery in Fremantle , Western Australia

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The site of the first Fremantle Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 4/7/2015

last visited: 6/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST Catholic Baptism in Memphis -- Eugene Magevney House, Memphis TN

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The Eugene Magevney house stands next door to St Peter Roman Catholic Church in downtown Memphis. It is the site of THREE important firsts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/31/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Catholic Wedding in Memphis, Magevney House, Memphis TN

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The Eugene Magevney house stands next door to St Peter Roman Catholic Church in downtown Memphis. It is the site of THREE important firsts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/31/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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First of its KindFIRST Catholic Mass in Memphis -- Eugene Magevney House, Memphis TN

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The Eugene Magevney house stands next door to St Peter Roman Catholic Church in downtown Memphis. It is the site of THREE important firsts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- US Garrison in the Mid-Mississippi River Valley, Memphis TN

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A historic marker in a small park near the intersection of A W Willis and Center Lane, on the northside of downtown Memphis marks the spot of the first US military garrison in the mid-Mississippi Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Tennessee

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: 3/8/2015

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First of its KindFirst - dekan lekarske fakulty MU - Brno, Czech Republic

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CZ: Prvni dekan lékarské fakulty MU // First dean of the Faculty of Medicine MU

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 3/25/2015

last visited: never

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