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First of its KindFirst Settler in Muscatine Country - Rural Muscatine, IA

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Benjamin Nye was the first settler in Muscatine County, born in 1796 and died in 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - National Bank in the United States - Davenport, Iowa

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The First National Bank of Iowa was actually the FIRST National Bank created after the creation of the National Banking Act of 1863. Therefore it is the FIRST National Bank in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Iowa

date approved: 8/4/2007

last visited: 1/31/2012

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First of its KindThe FIRST Lady of Chiropractic.

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Dr. Mabel Heath is the first lady of chiropractic.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member S10

location: Iowa

date approved: 10/14/2007

last visited: 12/5/2011

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First of its KindFirst Home West of the Mississippi - East Davenport IA

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First Home West of the Mississippi - East Davenport IA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/19/2011

last visited: 12/5/2011

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First of its KindFIRST - Outdoor Altar in Mercer County - Viola, IL

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Located in St. John's Catholic Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/28/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Home in Fulton - Fulton, IL

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A 3-Room Log Cabin was the first home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2006

last visited: 9/13/2006

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First of its KindFirst College Building West of the Mississippi River - Mt. Pleasant, IA

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Built in 1843, Pioneer was the first college building to be constructed west of the Mississippi River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 11/30/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Meeting of the National Woman's Relief Society - Nauvoo, IL

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This historical marker commemorates the meeting where the National Woman's Relief Society was organized in Nauvoo, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/21/2012

last visited: 4/24/2012

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First of its KindFIRST President of the National Woman's Relief Society - Nauvoo, IL

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This historical marker commemorates the meeting where the National Woman's Relief Society was organized in Nauvoo, Illinois, where Emma Hale Smith was elected as its first President.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/21/2012

last visited: 4/24/2012

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First of its KindFIRST Mormon Pioneer Wagons to Leave Nauvoo - Nauvoo, IL

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This monument titled, Eyes Westward, states that the FIRST wagons left Nauvoo on February 4, 1846. It is located on the shores of the Mississippi River in Nauvoo, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/18/2012

last visited: 4/23/2012

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First of its KindFIRST - Hydraulic Elevator in Galena - Galena, Illinois

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The Schmohl Building is a three story red brick Two-Part Commercial Block/Italianate building located at 201 S. Main Street in Galena, Illinois. Marker is on the right corner of the building near the stairs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Grist Mill in Athens, MO

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Behind the Benning House, built as the Thome House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/20/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Titled town site - Athans, MO

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This site of this store is now a the gravel parking area, across the street from the visitors shelter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/20/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Permanent Jewish House of Worship in Iowa, Keokuk, Iowa.

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This plaque marks where the FIRST Jewish Synagouge was built in Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/7/2010

last visited: 1/15/2012

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First of its KindFIRST - Combination Roadway & Railway Bridge - Keokuk, IA

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Been replaced with a modern bridge across the Mississippi River in 1985.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 4/10/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Northern Border County - Kahoka, MO

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Because of the HONEY WARS Iowa and Missouri did not have a border, the US Supreme Court had to settle it and draw the lines.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/8/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Anti-Horse Thief Association - Kahoka, MO

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also, First settlers...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/15/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Modern Settlement Mason County - Havana, IL

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From the Mississipians to the Latter-Day Saints, people who greatly influenced this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/27/2017

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - County Seat & Settlers - East of Arbela, MOview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - County Seat & Settlers - East of Arbela, MO

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From being named after an Egyptian city to the giant Ella Ewing, all the county history is touched upon. Even Tom Horn is mentioned.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/8/2019

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Capitol of Wisconsin - Leslie, WI

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In 1836, this building was home to the first session of the Territory of Wisconsin Legislature. It is located on Hwy G near Hwy B in Leslie, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/11/2009

last visited: 7/21/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Governor of Wisconsin's Gravesite - Lancaster, Wisconsin

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This one-story, wood frame, Gothic Revival building is located at 310 South Jefferson Street in Lancaster, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Historic Marker is located next door in the adjacent cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/26/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST--Newspaper in Wisconsin -- Lancaster, Wisconsin

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This one-and-a-half story red brick building is located at 208 West Cherry Street in Lancaster, Wisconsin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/2/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Civil War Monument - Lancaster, WI

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The first Civil War Monument is located on the NE corner of the Grant County Courthouse at 126 Main St in Lancaster, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/25/2009

last visited: 6/1/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Co-Ed University W. of Mississippi ~ Canton, MO

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Marker is in Martin Park on MO B.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/18/2015

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Town in Mississippi County & First Co-Ed College Charter - Canton, MOview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Town in Mississippi County & First Co-Ed College Charter - Canton, MO

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Marker in Martin Park, Canton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/8/2019

last visited: never

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