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First of its KindFIRST -- Burial at Grimes Cemetery, nr Jacksonville TX

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Little Cassandra "Ella" Grimes is the first person buried on the part of the Grimes family farm that became Grimes Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2015

last visited: 5/21/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Lynn County officials, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the Lynn County, in front of the Lynn County Courthouse preserves the names of the first Lynn County officials to serve the citizens who lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Schools in Lynn County, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the Lynn County, in front of the Lynn County Courthouse preserves the location of the first school in the county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Issue of "The Lynn County News," Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the town of Tahoka, in front of City Hall tells the tale of the first issue of the Lynn County News, still publishing today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Mayor of Tahoka, Tahoka TX

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The historic marker for the town of Tahoka, in front of City Hall tells the tale of the town's founding, and commemorates its first Mayor, J. E. Stokes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 10/13/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Courthouse in Garza County, Post TX

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One of five historic markers on the West side of the Garza County courthouse grounds tells the tale of two firsts in Garza County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Court session in Garza County, Post TX

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One of five historic markers on the West side of the Garza County courthouse groundstells the tale of two firsts in Garza County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Living artist featured, Outdoor Art Museum, Eastland TX

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Joe Barrington is the first living artist to have his work featured at the Eastland Outdoor Art Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2015

last visited: 5/28/2016

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

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Little Eva Chapman, who was born and died on 21 Dec 1890, is the first burial in Thurber's historic multiethnic cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/20/2015

last visited: 7/3/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Hotel owned by Conrad Hilton, Cisco TX

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The Mobley Hotel in Cisco, where Conrad Hilton's hotel empire began

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 1/16/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Woman to serve in the US Senate - Cartersville, GA

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"Rebecca Ann Latimer Felton was an American writer, lecturer, reformer, and politician who became the first woman to serve in the United States Senate." ~ Wikipedia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Jewish Synogogue in Tarrant County, Ahavath Sholom, Fort Worth TX

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The historic marker at Ahavath Sholom Cemetery in Fort Worth TX, a sacred burial ground for the members of the first synagogue in Fort Worth

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindFirst Log Cabin - Norwich, NY

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The first log cabin in Norwich was on the site that the County Courthouse is now on.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Army Unit to Land on European Soil in WWII, Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TX

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A memorial to the men who served in the US Army 36th Infantry division in WWII, the first Army unit to land on European soil in WWII, and the 27,000 casualties sustained by French Army units fighting with the 36th in Europe

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 6/22/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Well in Olinda Oil Field - Brea, CA

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This well is well over 100 years old.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- City Recreational Building - San Juan Capistrano, CA

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The first city recreational building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Daughter of W.R. Talley - Nocona Cemetery - Nocona, TX

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The headstone of Ruth (Talley) Berg proclaims that she was the oldest daughter of W.R. Talley, Located in Nocona Cemetery, Nocona, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Officer killed in the Civil War - Cartersville, GA

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First officer killed in Civil War at First Battle of Manassas (Bull Run)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Road in Lamapas County, US190 W of Lometa TX

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A state historic marker located west of Lometa TX on the US 190 preserves the history of an important early Texas frontier road, and the first road in what became Lamapasas County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Farmer's Alliance chapter in Texas, US 183 W of Lampasas TX

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The first Farmer's Alliance chapter in Texas sparked a short-lived populist political movement

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/13/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - British Car Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine - Connaught Road, London, UK

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This Waltham Forest Heritage blue plaque advises that Frederick Bremer "constructed the first British car powered by an internal combustion engine" in a small workshop in the garden of this house in Connaught Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Sheriff of Mason Co. TX -- Thomas Milligan, Mason TX

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A state historic marker tells the tale of one family, two sheriffs, and two line-of-duty deaths.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: 7/24/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Cemetery in Mason County, Mason TX

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The Crosby Cemetery is the first cemetery in Mason

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: 4/23/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Automobile in New Mexico - Raton, NM

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A New Mexico Historical Marker stands in front of a tourist information center at 100 Clayton Rd, Raton, NM, providing some background on the 1900 Locomobile trip through Raton Pass that was the first automobile trip into and in New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: New Mexico

date approved: 10/8/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Town Hall in Walthamstow - Orford Road, London, UK

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This Waltham Forest Heritage blue plaque is attached to the front of the Old Town Hall on the north west side of Orford Road in Walthamstow. The plaque advises it was built in 1876 but the Historic England website has the year as 1866.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/8/2015

last visited: never

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