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First of its KindFirst Settlers of Spanish Fork

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Spanish Fork's first settlers arrived in 1850.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/17/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Permanent Icelandic Settlement in the United States

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The first permanent Icelandic settlement in the United States was established in Spanish Fork in 1855-1860.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst White Man to View the Spanish Fork River Valley

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Father Sylvestre Valez Escalante, one of the two leaders of the Diminguez y Escalante Expedition of 1776, was the first white man to view the valley of the Spanish Fork River.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

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First of its KindFirst Flour Mill in Spanish Fork

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The first flour mill in Spanish Fork was built by Archibald Gardner in 1858-59.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Caretakers and Watermasters of the Newton Reservoir

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John Griffin, A.P. Welshman and Jonas N. Beck were the first caretakers and watermasters of the Newton Reservoir.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: 8/3/2012

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First of its KindFirst President of Weber Stake of the LDS Church

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Lorin Farr was the first president of Weber Stake of the LDS Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Ore Processing Furnace in Murray

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The Woodhall Brothers built the first furnace on State Street by Big Cottonwood Creek in June 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: 5/5/2011

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First of its KindFirst President of the Agricultural College of Utah

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Jeremiah W. Sanborn was the first President of the Agricultural College of Utah, now Utah State University.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Highway Through Ogden Canyon

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Lorin Farr, with others, constructed the first highway through Ogden Canyon.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Grist Mill and Saw Mill in Weber County

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Lorin Farr built and operated the first grist mill and saw mill in Weber County.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst City Government of Ogden

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Lorin Farr organized the first city government of Ogden.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Teacher in Samaria

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David P. Davis was the first schoolteacher in Samaria.

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location: Idaho

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Smelter in Murray

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Billy Morgan built the first smelter at 5189 South State Street on American Hill in 1869.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: 5/5/2011

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First of its KindFirst Donations of Grain at South Cottonwood

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The first donations of grain to be stored at South Cottonwood were received on February 8, 1877.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Mayor of Ogden

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Lorin Farr was the first mayor of Ogden.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Sawmill Operator in Samaria

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John E. Price, Sr. was the first sawmill operator in Samaria.

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location: Idaho

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Blacksmith in Samaria

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Heber Sparks was the first blacksmith in Samaria.

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location: Idaho

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Deposit of Wheat in the Relief Society Granary

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195 bushels of wheat was the first deposit for the new Relief Society Rock Granary at South Cottonwood.

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location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindSite of Fort Worth's FIRST Telephone Exchange

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One particular block of a sidewalk in Fort Worth, TX, near the northeast corner of W 2nd and Houston Streets, indicates that this was the site of the city's first telephone exchange in 1881.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Bomber to House Crew in Pressurized Compartments - Chantilly, VA

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This is the aircraft the bombed Japan in WWII.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Springfield Railroad - Springfield, MO

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Still a center of rail activity, Sprinfiel's first railroad was completed in 1870. This marker is on Commercial St. near the old Fisco Line building, now a police station.

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location: Missouri

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Water Storage Reservoir in Utah

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The Newton Reservoir was the first water storage reservoir in Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: 8/3/2012

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First of its KindFirst Postmistress in Samaria

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Mary D. Davis was the first postmistress in Samaria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Idaho

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Habitation in the Pocatello Region

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The original Fort Hall, an Indian trading post on the Snake River, was the first habitation built in the Pocatello region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Idaho

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst LDS Presiding Elder in Dayton

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Fred Jensen was the first L.D.S. presiding elder in Dayton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Idaho

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

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