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First of its KindFIRST -- Million-dollar industry in Texas, San Augustine TX

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The first million-dollar industry in Texas is NOT what you might think

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/11/2018

last visited: 12/29/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Presbyterian Minister to preach in Texas, Chapel Hill Cemetery, San Augustine Co. TX

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A plaque erected at the grave of Rev. Sumner Bacon in Chapel Hill Cemetery, San Augustine Co. TX, recognizes his status as the first Presbyterian Minister to preach in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/10/2018

last visited: 12/28/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Clerk of San Augustine County, San Augustine TX

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The historic marker at the former home of Col. Stephen William Blount, the first Clerk of San Augustine County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Anglo-American Rebellion in East Texas, San Augustine TX

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The state historical marker at the site of the Battle of Fredonia, the first Anglo-American revolt in Texas, along the SH 21/El Camino Real

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2018

last visited: 12/2/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Catholic Services in San Augustine, San Augustine TX

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The state historic marker at the San Augustine Catholic Church preserves the memory of the first Catholic services held in the area

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Presbyterian Church in Texas, Spur 85, San Augustine Co. TX

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A Texas Centennial-era marker at the site of the first Presbyterian Church in Texas reflects racial customs of the time

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2018

last visited: 12/28/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Methodist Episcopal Church in Texas, San Augustine TX

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A 1936 Texas Centennial historical marker at the site of the first Methodist Episcopal Church in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/9/2018

last visited: 12/28/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Federal Duck Stamp - Laurel, MD

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A citizen memorial within the Patuxent Research Refuge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: 5/26/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Church of Saints John & Paul - Callahan, CA

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A historical marker located near the Protestant Cemetery in Callahan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: California

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Radio Station in North Carolina, Charlotte NC

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WBT-AM is the first radio station in North Carolina, and the first Radio station to be licensed south of Washington DC. The historic marker for WBT and WBTV stands in downtown Charlotte, near the former studio location

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: 11/17/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- County Seat of Baltimore County - Abingdon, MD

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One of two state markers at this location along new US 40 in Abingdon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: 5/27/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist Layman in Texas, McMahan Chapel Cemetery, Sabine Co. TX

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Col. Samuel Doak McMahan, the first Methodist layman in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: 12/2/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Texan granted license to preach, McMahan Cemetery, Sabine Co. TX

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Col. Samuel Doak McMahan, the first Methodist layman in Texas, also the first Texan granted a license to preach the Protestant faith

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: 12/2/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Campsite in Texas for Stephen F. Austin, Milam TX

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Empresario Stephen F. Austin, "the Father of Texas," spent his first night in Texas on 16 Jul 1821 at the campsite along Las Boregas creek on the El Camino Real.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/8/2018

last visited: 12/28/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Home in Texas of John S. Roberts, Milam TX

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The state historic marker near the site of the first home in Texas of John S. Roberts, Texas Revolutionary era hero and the namesake of Roberts County TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/7/2018

last visited: 12/28/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - Church in Dyer County, TN

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This church's motto is: "The church in the heart of town with the town at heart."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/4/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Ice Cream Sundae - Ithaca, NY

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A sidewalk plaque by the entrance to the current Taste of Thai Restaurant at Ithaca Commons at 216 East State St., Ithaca, NY identifies this place as the site of the creation of the first ice cream sundae, the cherry sundae.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 1/2/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Keeper of Concord Point Lightouse - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many plaques in Havre de Grace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/2/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Shot of the War of 1812 - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many plaques in Havre de Grace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/2/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Railroad Ferry in the U.S. - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of a few Maryland State Markers in Havre de Grace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/1/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Railroad Bridge in Town - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many plaques in Havre de Grace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/1/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Superintendent of Common Schools - Calvin H. Wiley, Guilford Co, USA

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Mr. Calvin Wiley was named as first Superintendent of Commons Schools in NC in 1853.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/1/2018

last visited: 4/22/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Burial in Walpole Cemetery, Western Australia

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The grave of the first person buried in the cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 1/1/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Burial in Laurel Cemetery - Cave Junction, OR

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A grave headstone notes the first burial in Laurel Pioneer Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 12/31/2017

last visited: never

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

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A 1983 Texas Historical Marker at the gate to Colfax Cemetery notes that Elisha Tunnell, the town's founder, was the first burial in this cemetery, back in 1884. The cemetery is at FM 16 and Van Zandt County Rd 4414, Colfax, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/24/2017

last visited: never

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