Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 35° 23.092 W 080° 35.414 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
First of its Kind
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here FIRST of its kind
Description:
Locations with plaques describing the FIRST occurrence of a Person/Group or Place/Location or Thing/Event.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 48 Page: 1 of 2 prev<<<[12]>>>next
Image for Warren Coleman Marker , First Textile Mill Owned/Operated by Blacksview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

First of its KindWarren Coleman Marker , First Textile Mill Owned/Operated by Blacks

in First of its Kind

Founder of the nation's first textile factory owned and operated by blacks, 1897-1904. Mill building is 350 yards North of this plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 2/26/2017

Image for FIRST -- Civilian Medical Hospital in NC, Thomas Polk Park, Charlotte NCview gallery

SWSW29 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST -- Civilian Medical Hospital in NC, Thomas Polk Park, Charlotte NC

in First of its Kind

Charlotte was home of North Carolina's first civilian hospital

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/24/2017

last visited: 11/17/2017

Image for FIRST -- US Mint, Charlotte NCview gallery

SWSW29 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST -- US Mint, Charlotte NC

in First of its Kind

America's first Mint was located in Charlotte NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/28/2017

last visited: 11/17/2017

Image for FIRST -- Radio Station in North Carolina, Charlotte NCview gallery

SWSW29.1 km

Log it!

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

in First of its Kind

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

Image for FIRST -- Television Station in North Carolina, Charlotte NCview gallery

SWSW29.1 km

Log it!

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

in First of its Kind

WBTV is the first TV station in North Carolina. The historic marker for WBTV stands in downtown Charlotte, near the station's former studio location

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Dakota

date approved: 11/22/2017

last visited: 11/17/2017

Image for Wiley Immanuel Lash - first African American Mayorview gallery

NN33.3 km

Log it!

First of its KindWiley Immanuel Lash - first African American Mayor

in First of its Kind

Plaque honoring Wiley Immanuel Lash, Salisbury's first African American Mayor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member fatcat161

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/24/2009

last visited: 8/4/2018

Image for FIRST -- Colony to vote for Independence from Great Britain, Pinevile NCview gallery

SWSW44.4 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST -- Colony to vote for Independence from Great Britain, Pinevile NC

in First of its Kind

This interesting joint NC/SC State historic marker on the NC/SC border proclaims several firsts for each state

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/21/2017

last visited: 5/23/2019

Image for FIRST -- English settlers in South Carolina, Pineville NCview gallery

SWSW44.4 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST -- English settlers in South Carolina, Pineville NC

in First of its Kind

This interesting joint NC/SC State historic marker on the NC/SC border proclaims several firsts for each state

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/21/2017

last visited: 5/23/2019

Image for FIRST -- English settlers in the American Colonies, Pineville NCview gallery

SWSW44.4 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST -- English settlers in the American Colonies, Pineville NC

in First of its Kind

This interesting joint NC/SC State historic marker on the NC/SC border proclaims several firsts for each state

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/21/2017

last visited: 5/23/2019

Image for FIRST Chairman York County Councilview gallery

SWSW46.7 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST Chairman York County Council

in First of its Kind

Located at the I77 Welcome Center, commemorates a local politician.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: South Carolina

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 5/3/2014

Image for First NC District Court Judge (1790) John Stokesview gallery

NN47.2 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst NC District Court Judge (1790) John Stokes

in First of its Kind

NC Marker near Cooleemee, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: 11/19/2017

Image for FIRST -Annual Meeting for the Association of the Blind - Statesville, NCview gallery

NWNW51.8 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST -Annual Meeting for the Association of the Blind - Statesville, NC

in First of its Kind

This marker is located outside the Vance Hotel on US 64/70 (Front Street) at Center Street in Statesville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member macleod1

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/3/2008

last visited: 7/30/2018

Image for THE BROWN CREEK SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT--FIRST IN AMERICAview gallery

SESE57.3 km

Log it!

First of its KindTHE BROWN CREEK SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT--FIRST IN AMERICA

in First of its Kind

Located on US 74 east of Polkton in North Carolina it is the first American attend to start soil conservation on a US government level.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Countrydragon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: 7/17/2010

Image for First Lexington Style BBQ Business, Lexington, NCview gallery

NENE57.6 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Lexington Style BBQ Business, Lexington, NC

in First of its Kind

Location of First Lexington NC Style BBQ Stand. In the NC BBQ Capital, Lexington, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/6/2009

last visited: 3/26/2017

Image for First Methodist School in NCview gallery

NN64.2 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Methodist School in NC

in First of its Kind

Circa 1790 school in Advance, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: 2/7/2018

Image for FIRST - Civil Rights sit-in protesters in the nation to serve jail timeview gallery

SWSW64.7 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST - Civil Rights sit-in protesters in the nation to serve jail time

in First of its Kind

On January 31, 1961, ten students from Friendship Jr. College were arrested when they refused to leave McCrory's. Nine would not pay their fines and became the first Civil Rights sit-in protesters in the nation to serve jail time.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/12/2007

last visited: 12/5/2009

Image for First Sit-In Victory In North Carolinaview gallery

NN85.3 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Sit-In Victory In North Carolina

in First of its Kind

Civil rights lunch counter protests Winston-Salem, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/28/2009

last visited: never

Image for First Cotton Mill in Randolph Co. NCview gallery

NENE87.7 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Cotton Mill in Randolph Co. NC

in First of its Kind

Chartered 1828 built here in 1836

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: 4/14/2017

Image for First Commercial Airfield in NC "Maynard Field"view gallery

NENE88.2 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Commercial Airfield in NC "Maynard Field"

in First of its Kind

Operated 1919 until mid 1930's in Winston-Salem, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/11/2008

last visited: 3/17/2020

Image for Bethabara, 1753 Settlement for Moravians in NCview gallery

NN88.4 km

Log it!

First of its KindBethabara, 1753 Settlement for Moravians in NC

in First of its Kind

First NC settlement of Moravians. Located in modern day Winston-Salem, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/14/2010

last visited: 5/14/2008

Image for First Air Mail Flight Through North Carolina.view gallery

NENE98.5 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Air Mail Flight Through North Carolina.

in First of its Kind

Landed in Lindley Field May 1, 1928 near Greensboro, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

Image for FIRST - Presbyterian Church in Wilkes County, Wilkesboro, NCview gallery

NWNW98.8 km

Log it!

First of its KindFIRST - Presbyterian Church in Wilkes County, Wilkesboro, NC

in First of its Kind

This historical marker is located on NC 268 (Main Street) in Wilkesboro. It was erected in 1967.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member macleod1

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/12/2008

last visited: 3/17/2015

Image for First Superintendent of Common Schools - Calvin H. Wiley, Guilford Co, USAview gallery

NENE102.4 km

Log it!

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

in First of its Kind

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

Image for First Thermoplastic Composite Bridge, Camp Mackall, Hoffman, NCview gallery

EE105.7 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Thermoplastic Composite Bridge, Camp Mackall, Hoffman, NC

in First of its Kind

The bridge was an experimental design using thermoplastic to construct a bridge that would not only provide a means to span an obstacle but support a large weight capacity.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/3/2017

last visited: 12/3/2017

Image for First Cotton Mill in Scotland County, The Original Richmond Cotton Millview gallery

SESE115.1 km

Log it!

First of its KindFirst Cotton Mill in Scotland County, The Original Richmond Cotton Mill

in First of its Kind

Historical marker located in Laurel Hill, NC on NC 144 approx 2 miles from US 74 W at the site of the Richmond Cotton Mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/10/2010

last visited: 8/29/2020

Total Records: 48 Page: 1 of 2 prev<<<[12]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)