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First of its KindFIRST -- Seat of Tom Green County, San Angelo TX

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The state historic marker for Charles B. Metcalfe at the Tom Green County Courthouse lists several firsts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFOUNDERS -- of the Southern Presbyterian Church of San Angelo, San Angelo TX

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Seven Presbyterian communicants and one Episcopal priest met in 1885 and founded the Southern Presbyterian Church of San Angelo

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- President of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Ladies' Aid Society -- San Angelo TX

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Mrs. A. J. Baker served as the first President of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Ladies' Aid Society in San Angelo TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Superintendent of San Angelo Presbyterian Church Sunday School -- San Angelo TX

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J. R. Burt served as the first superintendent of the San Angelo Presbyterian Church Sunday School in San Angelo TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Episcopal Services in the Area, San Angelo TX

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This state historic marker preserves the memory of the first Episcopal services held in the area

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Edition of the Standard newspaper, San Angelo TX

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The state historic marker for the San Angelo Standard newspaper, now known as the San Angelo Standard-Times and still in publication as of 2017

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Site of a religious buildling in Miles, Miles TX

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The Miles Methodist Church sanctuary stands on the site of the first religious building in tiny Miles TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/9/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Voluntary Proration of Oil Production in Texas, McCamey TX

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The state historic marker for an early Humble Oil Co. pipeline camp in McCamey, site of the first voluntary proration of oil production in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Stone Veneer Structure in McCamey, McCamey TX

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The first stone veneer building in McCamey was built by and for the Girl Scouts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Schoolhouse in Marathon TX

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The first schoolhouse in Marathon, now a local history museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Masonic Funeral in Marathon, US 90 E of Marathon TX

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Former Confederate Colonel Lewis G. Harman had the first Masonic funeral in Marathon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Postmaster of Marathon TX

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The state historic marker at the home of the first postmaster in Marathon TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Mail Route from San Antonio to El Paso, Crane Co. TX

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Horsehead Crossing on the Pecos, used as a fording place by the Skillman Mail, the first mail route from San Antonio to El Paso

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- European to Discover Castle Gap, US 67 E of McCamey TX

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Spanish explorer Felipe Rabago y Teran was the first European to discover Castle Gap outside of McCamey TX

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

Image for FIRST -- Company Town in the Permian Basin, US 67 at FM 1675, Texon TXview gallery
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First of its KindFIRST -- Company Town in the Permian Basin, US 67 at FM 1675, Texon TX

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All that remains of the Town of Texon is a historic oil well and this historic marker

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindDISCOVERY WELL -- for the Permian Basin, the Santa Rita No. 1, Texon TX

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Santa Rita No. 1 -- the discovery well for the Big Lake oil field in the Permian Basin, and the first oil well to find oil on land owned by the University of Texas (not the last)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Episcopal Church in Texas

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Organized in 1839, Christ Church is the first Episcopal Church in Texas.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Teacher in Bangs Public Schools, Bangs TX

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Mrs. Clemmie King was the first teacher in the Bangs public school system

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Superintendent of McCamey Schools, McCamey TX

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C. V. Compton was the first superintendent of McCamey Schools

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Water Well on King Mountain, McCamey TX

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The King Mountain historic marker, relocated to Santa Fe Park in McCamey, for its own protection, preserves the history of the first water well on King Mountain

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2017

last visited: 12/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST: Submarine in the Port of Barcelona - Barcelona, Spain

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A two part monument honoring the inventor Narcis Monturiol of the Ictineo, the first submarine to sail underwater in the Port of Barcelona, is located at Avinguda Diagonal, 341, Barcelona, Spain.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Cataluña, Spain

date approved: 2/7/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Railway Excursion. Loughborough Railway Station.

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Plaque to mark the FIRST railway excursion on 5 July 1841.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/7/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Flow of Oil out of Santa Rita No. 1, Texon TX

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The Santa Rita No. 1 blew in on 22 May 1923, and produced her first oil for the University of Texas on 23 May 1923

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/1/2017

last visited: 12/26/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Career Police Chief of Caldwell, KS

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Town council could not decide, good cop, bad, cop dumb cop...who would patrol the streets?

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location: Kansas

date approved: 2/1/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - City Marshal of Caldwell, KS

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Eager citizen wins Marshal job after gun fight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 2/1/2017

last visited: never

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