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First of its KindFIRST -- Pilot from Del Rio TX killed in WWII, Laughlin AFB, Del Rio TX

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A state historic markers in a small roadside pullout on the eastbound US 90 near the main gate entrance to Laughlin Air Force Base outside of Del Rio, Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Airplane Landing at Del Rio, Del Rio TX

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In a small roadside pullout on the eastbound US 90 near the entrance to Laughlin Air Force Base, historic marker preserves the history of the first airplane landing in Del Rio

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- High Mass Sung in Texas, US 83 rest area at the Nueces River, Zavala Co. TX

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A state historic marker in a highway rest area on the US 83 near the Nueces River in Zavala County, Texas preserves the history of he first Roman Catholic High Mass sung in Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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First of its KindFIRST Bailey Island Cobwork Bridge - Harpswell, ME - 1928 - Harpswell ME

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Plaque dedicated to the unique solution to an engineering problem. This bridge is the only one of its kind in the US and the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Home in Butte County, SD

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This cabin has two markers on it, both have similar text.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 9/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Southern Colorado State College Graduating Class - Pueblo, CO

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This campus has had many names: Colorado State University Campus-Pueblo 2003-current; University of Southern Colorado 1975–2003; Southern Colorado State College 1961–1975; Pueblo Junior College 1937–1961; Southern Colorado Junior College 1933–1937.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Fibreglass Fishing Boat - Cape Islander - Lunenburg, NS

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M/V Cape Islander, the first fibreglass commercial fishing vessel in Atlantic Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 9/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindKettensteg, Nürnberg

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Der Kettensteg in Nürnberg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member aendgraend

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 9/19/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Building at LAX - Los Angeles, CA

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One of the earliest hangers in Los Angeles International Airport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/18/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Burial in Eastview Cemetery - Adairsville, GA

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One of four large obelisks in the cemetery, in what is called the "OLD" section.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/18/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindORIGINAL Tombstone of Col. Robert H. Cumby - Cumby Cemetery - Cumby, TX

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While Colonel Robert H. Cumby is buried up the road in Sulphur Springs, his original tombstone is on display at the front of Cumby Cemetery, in the city bearing his name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/18/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Courthouse in Kinney County, Brackettville TX

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The Las Moras Masonic Lodge moved into this building in 1911, after it had served 32 years as the first Kinney County Courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/11/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - Successful Steamboat - Hartford, CT

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A pair of plaques commemorating the launch of the first successful steamboat and honoring its inventor, John Finch, is located in the first floor center hall of the Capitol Building in Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 9/5/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Postmaster of Sabinal TX

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Thomas B. Hammer served as the first postmaster in Sabinal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/4/2015

last visited: 7/20/2015

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Nelta Cemetery - Nelta, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker in Nelta Cemetery indicates that the cemetery was established in September of 1883 with the burial of Bertram Oscar Bryant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/2/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Sheriff of Bandera County TX, St. Dominic's Cemetery, D'Hanis TX

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The grave of Alexander Hoffmann, the first sheriff og Bandera County TX, in historic St. Dominic's Cemetery, at D'Hanis TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 7/20/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Death at D'Hanis, St. Dominic's Cemetery, D'Hanis TX

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The tombstone of Mary Ann Rudinger at St. Dominic's Cemetery in Old D'Hanis, the first settler to die here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 6/20/2015

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First of its KindFirst Minnesota State Park CCC Camp - Bigfork, MN

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This historical marker tells about the role the first Minnesota state park CCC camp played in the development of Scenic State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Road in Texas, the Pita Road (1716)

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This Medina County historical commission marker preserves the history of the famous 18th century camping spot of Charco de la Pita, and the Old Pita Road, the first road in Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/31/2015

last visited: 6/20/2015

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First of its KindOLDEST Documented Burial in Arlington Cemetery - Arlington, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker in Arlington Cemetery indicates that the oldest documented burial here is that of Mattie Luna Cooper in 1875.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/30/2015

last visited: 9/15/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - Protestant Church in Cotulla, Cotulla TX

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The state historic marker at the First United Methodist Church of Cotulla on the La Salle County Courthouse square proclaims this church the first Protestant Church in Cotulla

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/30/2015

last visited: 1/10/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery - Terrell, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker in Rose Hill Cemetery indicates that the cemetery began with the burial of a son of W.R. Dickey in 1866. The grave in question belongs to John F. Dickey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/28/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Catholic Chapel in Roma TX

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The medallion and plate-style historic marker affixed to the Saint Anna Chapel, proclaims its status as the first Catholic Chapel in Roma TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/28/2015

last visited: 7/19/2015

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First of its KindFIRST Ski School in America - Sugar Hill, NH

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Near this location was the first ski school in this country, established in 1929.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 8/27/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist service, Perth , Western Australia

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A plaque marking the spot of the first Methodist service in Perth

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 8/25/2015

last visited: never

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