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First of its KindFirst Chocolate Mill in America - Milton-Boston, MA

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In 1765 a mill was founded by John Hannon, then bought later by Dr. James Baker, and he and, later, Henry Pierce, made into one of the most successful enterprises in the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Permanent Settlement on the Missouri River - St. Charles, MO

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The Historical Society marker for this county in Frontier Park. First settler, first school in US of Catholic School, first Masonic Lodge, etc...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Train Crossing the Wabash Railroad Bridge - St. Charles, MO

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Historic Marker on the riverfront, also mentions the First Capitol of the new state of Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: 3/5/2018

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First of its KindPREMIER - Pape venu à Québec - FIRST - Pope to come to Québec - Québec, QC

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La plaque qui confirme la première présence d'un Pape à Québec est située à l'entrée de la rue Saint-Jean, à la hauteur du Parc de l'Artillerie. The plaque that confirms the first presence of a Pope in Québec is located on Saint-Jean Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: 9/9/2014

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First of its KindPREMIER - Évêque de Québec - FIRST - Bishop of Québec - Québec, QC

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La plaque à la mémoire du Bienheureux François de Laval est située à l'entrée de la rue Saint-Jean, à la hauteur du Parc de l'Artillerie. The plaque in memory of Blessed François de Laval is located at the entrance to Rue Saint-Jean Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: 9/9/2014

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First of its KindFIRST Motel in the World - San Luis Obispo, CA

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This roadside sign for the Motel Inn proclaims it to be the First Motel in the World.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 3/1/2018

last visited: 8/5/2016

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First of its KindPREMIER - Cimetière de Québec - FIRST - Québec Cemetery - Québec, QC

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Le premier cimetière de Québec est situé sur la côte de la Montagne (dans la partie inférieure du parc Montmorency). The first cemetery of Québec is located on the Côte de la Montagne, in the lower portion of Montmorency Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/27/2018

last visited: 5/8/2018

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First of its KindEARLIEST Headstones in Mount Carmel Cemetery - Wolfe City, TX

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The 1975 Texas Historical Marker for Mount Carmel Cemetery in Wolfe City notes that the earliest headstones in the cemetery belong to Elizabeth and George Williams, parents of "Uncle Billy" Williams, who donated land for the cemetery in 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Grave in Mount Carmel Cemetery - Wolfe City, TX

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While Angelina Williams doesn't have the oldest headstone in historic Mount Carmel Cemetery, her 1852 burial was the first burial here, on land donated by her "Uncle Billy," W.J. Williams.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Admiral of Gran Colombia - Willemstad, Curacao

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A monument honoring Curacao born Admiral Luis Brión, who was the first admiral of Gran Colombia, and later to become the first admiral of Venezuela and Colombia, is located in Brión Plaza in the Otrobanda District, Willemstad, Curacao.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Curacao

date approved: 2/25/2018

last visited: 2/25/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - McDonalds in Norway - Oslo, Norway

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Norway first McDonald's located at Nedre Slottgate 21 in Oslo, Norway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Oslo, Norway

date approved: 2/24/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- President of the Lincoln Highway Association, I-80 exit 283 Rest area, east of Laramie WY

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The monument in honor of Henry B. Joy, the first President of the Lincoln Highway Association

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/23/2018

last visited: 5/15/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Transcontinental Highway in the US, Cheyenne WY

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The Lincoln Highway is the first US Transcontinental highway, stretching from New York City to San Francisco

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/21/2018

last visited: 11/29/2010

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First of its KindFIRST -- Marked Grave at Daniel Cemetery, De Soto TX

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The grave of William Langley, the first marked grave at Daniel Cemetery, in De Soto TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/19/2018

last visited: 2/17/2018

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First of its KindFIRST Graves in Carson Cemetery - Ector, TX

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A 1998 Texas Historical Marker notes that the first graves in the cemetery are possibly those belonging to Mrs. Minerva Hunter, one of her daughters, and a servant, all killed by natives in 1842.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Women's PE Teacher at Normal College - Denton, TX

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First Women's PE Teacher at NTSNC in Denton, TX. #4,072

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2018

last visited: 2/11/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Burial in Concord Cemetery - Hainesville, TX

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First burial in Concord Cemetery. #4,071

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TerraViators

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2018

last visited: 10/29/2017

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in William W. Bell Cemetery - Fannin County, TX

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A 1988 Texas Historical Marker in front of the William W. Bell Cemetery notes that Mr. Bell himself was the very first burial here, back in 1845.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/11/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Bishop of Magrath, Alberta

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The Levi Harker memorial cairn is in the Magrath Cemetery located at East Range Road 221A, the main entrance is on East 5th Avenue south.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Female Scout Commissioner in Canada

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Alston Scout Park is at the corner of 1st Street West/Hwy. 69 and 2nd Avenue North. A timeline is mounted on one of the plaques attached to a memorial cairn in one corner of the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Skyscraper in Butte, Montana

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Montana's first skyscraper, the Hirbour Block was only the second skyscraper to be built west of Minneapolis and St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/9/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Marked Grave in Washburn Cemetery - Bells, TX

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A 1997 Texas Historical Marker at Washburn Cemetery, just southwest of Bells, TX, notes that the oldest marked grave in the cemetery is that of an infant, Mary Gentry, who was buried here in 1867.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/8/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Site of San Marcos, Hays Co. TX

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The first site of what would become the City of San Marcos was at this San Marcos River bend along the El Camino Real

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2018

last visited: 1/15/2018

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First of its KindFIRST -- Empresario in Texas, Hays Co. TX

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The state historic marker about Felipe Roque de la Portilla, who founded San Marcos in 1808 along El Camino Real, and is known as the first empresario in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2018

last visited: 1/15/2018

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First of its KindPREMIER - régiment canadien-français - FIRST - French Canadian Regiment - Québec, Québec

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Les Voltigeurs de Québec, le premier régiment canadien-français, a été fondé en 1862. The Quebec Voltigeurs, the first French Canadian Regiment, was founded in 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/5/2018

last visited: 9/18/2014

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