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First of its KindFIRST -- Methodist Congregation in Austin, Austin TX

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The First United Methodist Church of Austin is not surprisingly, Austin's first Methodist congregation

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/10/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Site of Frisco Public Library - Frisco, TX

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A Heritage Association of Frisco sign near the entrance to Bittersweet Ivy notes that this historic 1911 building has served many roles, including that of the first site of the Frisco Public Library. Located at 6990 Main St, Frisco, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/10/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Meeting of Central Christian Church Congregation, Austin TX

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The historic marker at the Central Christian Church at 1110 Guadalupe in Austin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Warehouse of Companhia Geral da Agricultura das vinhas do Douro

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[PT]Edificio histórico em Miragaia na cidade do Porto. [EN]Historic building in Miragaia the city of Porto.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 11/8/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Superintendent of the Texas School for the Deaf, Austin TX

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The first superintendent of what is now known as the Texas School for the Deaf arrived in 1857

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Town to Integrate Schools in Texas - Friona, TX

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First school in Texas to integrate the races, in 1954.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Center Point Cemetery - Saint Jo, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the gate to Center Point Cemetery notes that the earliest marked grave here belongs to Xanthippa Rountree, who was buried here in 1875.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/6/2016

last visited: never

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

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Austin's first mayor laid out Congress Avenue, a major thoroughfare in Austin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Telephone Building in Austin, Austin TX

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The historic marker on the Southwestern Telephone & Telegraph Building, the first telephone building in Austin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Burial in Round Rock Cemetery, Round Rock TX

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The grave of Mary Ann Lavender, the first person buried at the Round Rock Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Successful Farmer in Area - Canyon, Texas

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Site - house was moved.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Recording at Abbey Road Studios, Sir Edward Elgar, Abbey Road Studios, Westminster, London, UK

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A green plaque at Abbey Road Studios, which opened for business in 1931.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: 4/14/2016

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First of its KindFOUNDER of Methodism -- John Wesley, St. Paul's Churchyard, City of London, UK

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The statue of John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, at the churchyard of St Paul's Cathedral in London

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/3/2016

last visited: 11/5/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Settler & Area Settled - Sherman County, Texas

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First to settle and first area settled

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/31/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Use of groundwater for Air Conditioning, Sadler's Wells Theatre, Islington, London, UK,

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Sadler's Wells Theatre used water from its historic holy well to achieve two firsts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/30/2016

last visited: 7/26/2016

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First of its KindFOUNDER -- of the Penny Post, Sir Rowland Hill, King Edward Street, London, UK

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The statue of Rowland Hill, who conceived of and introduced the Penny post and other postage reforms, along King Edward Street

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/29/2016

last visited: 7/26/2016

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First of its KindFIRST Catholic Church in Wise County - Bridgeport, TX

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A 2015 Texas Historical Marker near the entrance of St. John the Baptizer Catholic Church notes that this was the first Catholic church established in the county, dating to 1889.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Twin-Towered Residential Skyscraper Built on Central Park West - New York, NY

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One of the most famous apartment buildings in all of New York City

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 10/27/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Museum in NYC - New York, NY

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Named New York City's oldest museum, it's also a library across the street from New York's Central Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 10/27/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Municipal Airport in Southern California - Long Beach, CA

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A small historical marker on the Long Beach Airport terminal building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/22/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Camel Brigade of the US Army - Lebec, CA

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Site of the first and only camel brigade of the U.S. Army.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST European liquid rocket - Dessau - ST - Germany

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Neben einer Gartenkolonie erinnert ein Stein an Europas erste Flüssigkeitsrakete

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr&Mrs_Right

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 10/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Governor General of Australia, ADM Arthur Phillip RN, Bath Abbey, Bath, Somerset, UK

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The memorial to ADM Arthur Phillip of the Royal Navy in Bath Abbey, the Founder and First Governor General of Australia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2016

last visited: 6/27/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Crowning of a King of All England, Bath, Somerset, UK

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The historic marker pertaining to the 973 AD crowning of Edgar, first king of all England, which happened at this site over 1000 years ago

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2016

last visited: 8/9/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Synthetic Inhalation Anaesthetic - Widnes, UK

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This plaque honours Charles Suckling who helped to develop halothane, the world's FIRST synthetic inhalation anaesthetic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2016

last visited: never

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