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First of its KindFIRST -- Post office in Junction, Junction TX

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A historic marker on the southeast side of the Kimble County courthouse grounds tells of the first Post office in Junction

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Postmaster in Junction, Junction TX

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A historic marker on the southeast side of the Kimble County courthouse grounds tells of Mrs. Kountz, the first Postmaster of Junction

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Lutheran pastor in Harper TX

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The state historic marker for a cute Lutheran Church in downtown Harper, TX recalls the 1908 arrival of first Lutheran misionary pastor to this German town

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/5/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Telephone Exchange, Sonora TX

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Sonora's first telephone exchange was located in the Old Mercantile Building downtown.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/4/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Prisoner in the Sutton County Jail, Sonora TX

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Not a distinction anyone would want, however it had to attach to somebody.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Water Well in Sonora, Sonora TX

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A large Live Oak tree on the northwest corner of the Sutton County courthouse grounds marks the location of the first water well in Sonora

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Stone Store built in town, Rocksprings TX

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The handsome Old Carson Store building in downtown Rocksprings was the first stone building built in town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Elected Officials of Edwards County TX, Rocksprings TX

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The historic marker for Edwards County at the south side of the Edwards County courthouse list the names and offices of the first elected officials for Edwards County

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- School Building in Rocksprings, Rocksprings TX

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The state historic marker for the first school building in Rocksprings, located in a residential area on Main Street, west of the courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- County seat of Edwards County, Rocksprings TX

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The historic marker for the first county seat of Edwards County at the south side of the Edwards County courthouse in Rocksprings -- NOT LEAKEY - and we wonder whyyyyy?

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2015

last visited: 7/23/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Stage Station after Ozona -- SH 163 Rest Area, N of Ozona

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A state historic marker at a lonely roadside rest area preserves the High Lonesome Stage Stand, the first stop on the route after leaving Ozona

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- White Setttler in Frio Canyon, Leakey TX

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In 1853 John & Nancy Leakey became the first white settlers in the Frio Canyon

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - Female War Correspondent WWI - Cartersville, GA

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Corra May Harris, was an American writer and journalist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/1/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst permanent building - Owego, NY

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Place where log house was built by James McMaster, a former soldier

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Hispanic Elected Official in Val Verde County, Langtry TX

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The historic marker at the ruins of the home belonging to J. P. Torres, the first Hispanic elected official in Val Verde County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - African-American Lawyer, Supreme Court Judge - in Georgia

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"Robert Benham is the second African-American graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law and the first African-American to serve on the Supreme Court of Georgia" ~ Wikipedia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - elected from Georgia after Civil War - Cartersville, GA

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"Pierce Manning Butler Young (November 15, 1836 – July 6, 1896) was a Major General in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and a post-war politician, diplomat, and four-term United States Congressman from Georgia." ~ Wikipedia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: never

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A state historic marker at the Ozona First Baptist Church near the County Courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/28/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFirst Church - Greene, NY

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The First Congregational Church was the first church in Greene, NY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/27/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Permanent Resident of Langtry, Langtry TX

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The historic marker at the ruins of the home belonging to J. P. Torres, the first permanent resident of Langtry, TX

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/27/2015

last visited: 7/22/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- US Vice President from Texas, Uvalde TX

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Uvalde, home of John Nance Garner, the first Vice President of the United States from Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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First of its KindFIRST -- Medal of Honor recipient killing another MOH recipient -- Brackettville TX

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A replica tombstone and a sign tells the tale of the day when one Congressional Medal of Honor recipient killed another Medal of Honor recipient -- the first time that has ever happened.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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First of its KindFIRST - National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction - Cooperstown, NY

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A plaque identifying the site of the first National Baseball Hall of Fame induction is located to the left of the main entrance to the Baseball Hall of Fame, 25 Main Street, Cooperstown, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Baptist Church organized west of the Nueces -- Carrizo Springs TX

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The cute red brick First Baptist Church in downtown Carrizo Springs Texas is the first Baptist Church built West of the Nueces River in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 2/13/2016

Image for FIRST -- Pilot from Del Rio TX killed in WWII, Laughlin AFB, Del Rio TXview gallery
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First of its KindFIRST -- Pilot from Del Rio TX killed in WWII, Laughlin AFB, Del Rio TX

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A state historic markers in a small roadside pullout on the eastbound US 90 near the main gate entrance to Laughlin Air Force Base outside of Del Rio, Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2015

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