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First of its KindFIRST - Church in Kaslo, BC

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St. Andrews will be 122 years old this year. It is the oldest church in Kaslo, the next oldest being the nearby St. Mark´s Anglican Church, which held its first services on Sunday, November 10, 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst schoolhouse of Owego settlement built of logs - Owego, NY

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First schoolhouse built about 1797 where Old Academy building is today

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 1/5/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Confirmation Service in Virginia - Yorktown, VA

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A historic church in the Yorktown National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/3/2015

last visited: 3/26/2015

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First of its KindFIRST Sandblasted Historical Marker in California - Sacramento

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Traditional markers have been cast bronze. They have become targets for recycle vandals. This is an innovative and generous attempt to retain California history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 1/3/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - European to Discover Lake Victoria - Kensington Gardens, London, UK

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Speke's Monument is located in Kensington Gardens close to the junction of Budge's Walk and Lancaster Walk. Speke was the first European to discover Lake Victoria and hence the source of the Nile.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/3/2015

last visited: never

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

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A Texas Historical Marker just inside the gate of Clarksville Cemetery indicates that Benjamin Clark, Sr., was the first burial here in 1838. Unfortunately, his son, James Clark, who founded Clarksville itself, followed him soon thereafter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/2/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Building in St. Ignatius, MT

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St. Ignatius, the very large and impressive Jesuit Mission, built in 1891, was sufficiently influential in the area that the town of St. Ignatius grew up around it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 1/2/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- D.C. Survey Stone - Alexandria, VA

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The first survey stone laid out by surveyors in the late 1700's was placed here to mark the 10 x10 mile diamond of DC. The stone now lies in Virginia, after the Virginia side of the Potomac wanted it's land back.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Private Owner of Alexandria - Alexandria, VA

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A small memorial dedicated to a women who fought back on discrimination.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Sorority in Montana

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This is the home of the first sorority at the first university in Montana, the Beta Phi Chapter of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, on Gerald Avenue four blocks west of the University of Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Hospital in Central Australia, Alice Springs, NT, Australia

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One of Alice Springs oldest remaining buildings, Adelaide house is located in Todd Mall, next to the John Flynn Memorial Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Northern Territory, Australia

date approved: 12/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -Settlement of Shakers - Busseon Township, IN

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While the Shakers' unique ideas about communal ownership of property, sexual equality, celibacy, and economic cooperation appealed to many new settlers driven by religious fervor and the harshness of life on the frontier

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location: Indiana

date approved: 12/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST-- Building in Appomattox - Appomattox, VA

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The first building in Appomattox is the Clover Hill Tavern, near the site where the Civil War ended.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Waterfowl Refuge in the United States - Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge

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An interpretive placard here as well as another nearby make this claim and located within the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Art Museum in MT, WY, ID, ND and SD

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There were five buildings built on the U of M campus in the years 1935 to 1939. This building housed the first art museum in Montana, Idaho, Wyoming and both North and South Dakota.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST white settler in present-day Sound Bend - Sound Bend, Indiana

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a bronze plaque dedicated to Pierre Freischutz Navarre fixed on the log cabin located in a park in Sound Bend, Indiana, USA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Presbyterian Minister in Indiana

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He came from Kentucky, as many did back then

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/26/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - State Forest in Montana

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Stillwater State Forest, Montana's first state forest, came into being in 1918. In 1922 construction began on Stillwater Ranger Station, one of Montana's first. It remained the state's only major ranger station until 1954.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/26/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Catholic Parish in Montana Territory

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The Catholics were the first congregation in Deer Lodge, really having its beginning on July 27, 1866, when Reverend Remigius DeRyckere rode into the little town of Cottonwood, whose name was later changed to Deer Lodge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/25/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Log Church in Broome County, NY

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There was a log church with a cemetery. The church was rebuilt a short distance away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 12/22/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst 36 Hole Golf Complex in Montana - Whitefish, MT

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The Whitefish Lake Golf Course is much more than a golf course. In fact, it's two golf courses. The two are both in the top five rated courses in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST professional puppet theater in the Czech Republic - Dejvice, Praha 6, CZ

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The Spejbl and Hurvínek Theatre was established in Pilsen in 1930 by Prof. Josef Skupa (1892­ - 1957) as the first professional puppet theatre in Czechoslova­kia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: 2/20/2015

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First of its KindFIRST train station in Prague - Dejvice, Praha 6, CZ

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The oldest railway station in Prague.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: 2/20/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - ovariotomy - Graysville, IN

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First surgery and first survivor - Jane Todd Crawford

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/20/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Massachusetts Banking Commissioner - Boston, MA

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A tablet honoring the first Massachusetts Banking Commissioner, Pierre Jay, is located in a narrow hallway just inside the General Hooker Entrance of the Massachusetts State House at 24 Beacon Street in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 12/18/2014

last visited: never

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