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Image for FIRST -- Road in Lamapas County, US190 W of Lometa TXview gallery
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First of its KindFIRST -- Road in Lamapas County, US190 W of Lometa TX

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A state historic marker located west of Lometa TX on the US 190 preserves the history of an important early Texas frontier road, and the first road in what became Lamapasas County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Farmer's Alliance chapter in Texas, US 183 W of Lampasas TX

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The first Farmer's Alliance chapter in Texas sparked a short-lived populist political movement

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/13/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - British Car Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine - Connaught Road, London, UK

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This Waltham Forest Heritage blue plaque advises that Frederick Bremer "constructed the first British car powered by an internal combustion engine" in a small workshop in the garden of this house in Connaught Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Sheriff of Mason Co. TX -- Thomas Milligan, Mason TX

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A state historic marker tells the tale of one family, two sheriffs, and two line-of-duty deaths.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Cemetery in Mason County, Mason TX

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The Crosby Cemetery is the first cemetery in Mason

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: 4/23/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Automobile in New Mexico - Raton, NM

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A New Mexico Historical Marker stands in front of a tourist information center at 100 Clayton Rd, Raton, NM, providing some background on the 1900 Locomobile trip through Raton Pass that was the first automobile trip into and in New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: New Mexico

date approved: 10/8/2015

last visited: 6/30/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Town Hall in Walthamstow - Orford Road, London, UK

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This Waltham Forest Heritage blue plaque is attached to the front of the Old Town Hall on the north west side of Orford Road in Walthamstow. The plaque advises it was built in 1876 but the Historic England website has the year as 1866.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/8/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Court session in Kimble County, near Junction TX

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The first court session in Kimble County was held under a large live oak tree with bees bizzing around it on the banks of the North Llano River

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/7/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindOLDEST - VFW in Oklahoma - El Reno, OK

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Located on old Route 66 southeast of El Reno, this VFW Post is the oldest in Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Kimble County Clerk, Junction TX

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A historic marker on the southeast side of the Kimble County courthouse grounds tells of Dr. Kountz, the first Clerk of Kimble County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Post office in Junction, Junction TX

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A historic marker on the southeast side of the Kimble County courthouse grounds tells of the first Post office in Junction

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Postmaster in Junction, Junction TX

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A historic marker on the southeast side of the Kimble County courthouse grounds tells of Mrs. Kountz, the first Postmaster of Junction

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Lutheran pastor in Harper TX

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The state historic marker for a cute Lutheran Church in downtown Harper, TX recalls the 1908 arrival of first Lutheran misionary pastor to this German town

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/5/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Telephone Exchange, Sonora TX

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Sonora's first telephone exchange was located in the Old Mercantile Building downtown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/4/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Prisoner in the Sutton County Jail, Sonora TX

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Not a distinction anyone would want, however it had to attach to somebody.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Water Well in Sonora, Sonora TX

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A large Live Oak tree on the northwest corner of the Sutton County courthouse grounds marks the location of the first water well in Sonora

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Stone Store built in town, Rocksprings TX

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The handsome Old Carson Store building in downtown Rocksprings was the first stone building built in town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Elected Officials of Edwards County TX, Rocksprings TX

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The historic marker for Edwards County at the south side of the Edwards County courthouse list the names and offices of the first elected officials for Edwards County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- School Building in Rocksprings, Rocksprings TX

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The state historic marker for the first school building in Rocksprings, located in a residential area on Main Street, west of the courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- County seat of Edwards County, Rocksprings TX

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The historic marker for the first county seat of Edwards County at the south side of the Edwards County courthouse in Rocksprings -- NOT LEAKEY - and we wonder whyyyyy?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Stage Station after Ozona -- SH 163 Rest Area, N of Ozona

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A state historic marker at a lonely roadside rest area preserves the High Lonesome Stage Stand, the first stop on the route after leaving Ozona

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- White Setttler in Frio Canyon, Leakey TX

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In 1853 John & Nancy Leakey became the first white settlers in the Frio Canyon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - Female War Correspondent WWI - Cartersville, GA

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Corra May Harris, was an American writer and journalist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/1/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst permanent building - Owego, NY

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Place where log house was built by James McMaster, a former soldier

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Hispanic Elected Official in Val Verde County, Langtry TX

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The historic marker at the ruins of the home belonging to J. P. Torres, the first Hispanic elected official in Val Verde County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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