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First of its KindFIRST -- Successful Prosecution of KKK Members in Texas, Georgetown TX

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When prosecutor Dan Moody secured convictions for Klan members who had tarred a victim in 1923, it marked the first successful prosecution of Klan members for KKK-associated crimes in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/20/2016

last visited: 12/18/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Poles in Jamestown - Jamestown, VA

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This is one of a series of markers along Jamestown Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/19/2016

last visited: 4/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- English Representative Legislative Body in North America - Jamestown, VA

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The site of the first permanent English Settlement in the New World.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/18/2016

last visited: 4/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Africans in English America - Jamestown, VA

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This is one of a series of markers along Jamestown Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/18/2016

last visited: 4/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Germans at Jamestown - Jamestown, VA

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This is one of a series of markers along Jamestown Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/18/2016

last visited: 4/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Project Completed with the Assistance of the State Highway Commission - Jamestown, VA

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This is one of a series of markers along Jamestown Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/18/2016

last visited: 4/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Permanent English Settlement in the New World - Jamestown, VA

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The first English settlement in the Americas began here in 1607.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Art Professor at University of Missouri - New Franklin, MO

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Young artist who grew up here, when on to greater things.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/14/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Time Surfing was Brought to the Pacific Coast of the Americas - Santa Cruz, CA

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This historical plaque notes a historic 'first' right here in Santa Cruz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 3/14/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindTexarkana's FIRST Black Business and Professional Office Building - Texarkana, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker on the Jamison Building notes that this was Texarkana's first black business and professional office building back in 1930. Located at 523.5 W Third St, the exterior is in fine shape, but the building appears vacant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/13/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Library Building - Pleasanton, CA

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A plaque in downtown Livermore, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/13/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst to be interred in this cemetery - Wallerawang, NSW

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Lancelot Richard Allinson was the first person to be interred in the Wallerawng Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 3/9/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Northern Border County - Kahoka, MO

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Because of the HONEY WARS Iowa and Missouri did not have a border, the US Supreme Court had to settle it and draw the lines.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/8/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Gulf Coast Lighthouse - Pensacola, FL

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The current Pensacola Lighthouse was lit in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Florida

date approved: 3/7/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindLeopold Fritz - Jihlava, Czech Republic

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CS: zakladatel prvni ceske opatrovny v Jihlave // EN: founder of the First Czech nursing home in Jihlava

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Kraj Vysocina, Czech Republic

date approved: 3/6/2016

last visited: 11/14/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- African American Chaplain to die in Military Service - Yorktown, VA

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Jeremiah Asher was the first African American chaplain to die in military service.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/6/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst -- Clinton's first jail - Clinton, SC.

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The first jail in Clinton has been preserved and is located at the Clinton Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BIO-HAZRD

location: South Carolina

date approved: 2/25/2016

last visited: 4/6/2016

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First of its KindEARLIEST Interment in Union Grove Cemetery - Wills Point, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at Union Grove Cemetery indicates that the earliest interment here is that of Mary Ann Hindman Henson, who was buried here in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/24/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Worshipful Grand Master, First Masonic Lodge of Texas, Austin TX

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A statue of Anson Jones, the first Worshipful Grand Master of the First Masonic Lodge of Texas, at the State Archives Building near the Capitol in Austin, Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/17/2016

last visited: 3/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Worshipful Grand Master, First Masonic Lodge of Texas, Glenwood Cemetery, Houston TX

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The grave of President Anson Jones, the Worshipful Grand Master of the First Masonic Lodge of Texas, is marked with a descriptive tombsone and a state historic marker in Houston's historic Glenwood Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/17/2016

last visited: 11/29/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Building at Texas Woman's University, Denton TX

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The Old Main Building, built in 1902, is the first building on the campus of what is now known as Texas Woman's University in Denton Texas, which was then known as "The Girl's Industrial College."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2016

last visited: 6/11/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist Church in Canada - Aulac, New Brunswick

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Point de Bute United Church Cemetery, originally a Methodist Cemetery, is located on Hwy. 16 about 3.5 km east of Aulac and is less than a kilometre north of the Nova Scotia border.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Travis County Deputy Sheriff Killed in the Line of Duty -- Oakwood Cemetery, Austin TX

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The grave of Edgar Maurice Bowie Moore, a Texas Ranger and Travis County Deputy Sheriff killed in the line of duty in 1887

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/13/2016

last visited: 2/14/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Ables Springs Cemetery - Ables Springs, TX

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Corroborated by the 1985 Texas Historical Marker for Ables Springs, the headstone of an infant girl indicates that she was the first burial in the cemetery, back in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/12/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Lone Oak Cemetery - Kaufman County, TX

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A 1973 Texas Historical Marker in Lone Oak Cemetery indicates that the first burial here was that of a boy who died while passing through the area with his family in 1858. The cemetery is located just off of Kaufman County Rd 4027.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/11/2016

last visited: never

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