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First of its KindFIRST - Michigan State Prison - Jackson, MI

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The site of Michigan's first state prison which was opened in 1839 in Jackson, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 4/30/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Triple-Platinum LEED Project - Lansing, MI

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The Christman Building, located at 208 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI 48933 is the world’s first triple-Platinum LEED project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 4/10/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Conception of Peace Corps - Ann Arbor, Michigan

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Located at the Michigan Union on the University of Michigan Campus is a medallion marking the spot where the conception of Peace corps was first mentioned.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/16/2007

last visited: 1/29/2014

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First of its KindMichigan's First Jewish Cemetery - Ann Arbor, MI

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Michigan State Historic Marker tell of the First Jewish Cemetery in Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/29/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindENIAC Computer - Ann Arbor, Michigan

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The ENIAC Computer is on display at the University of Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Michigan

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Vermontville Schoolhouse - Vermontville, MI

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This placard marks the location of the first school in Vermontville. It can be found at the corners of North Main and West Main at 106 North Main Street, Vermontville MI 49096.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 2/6/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Dwelling - Vermontville, MI

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Location of the first dwelling in Vermontville, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 5/30/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Free Rural Postal Service - Climax, MI

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First rural free delivery started out from Climax, MI.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/6/2009

last visited: 1/13/2022

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First of its KindFirst Public School in Michigan - Bridge School - Raisinville Township, Michigan

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The public school in Michigan is located at the corner of Dixon and Ida Maybee Road in Raisinville Township. It is now used as the township hall. Parking is available.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/22/2007

last visited: 6/27/2013

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First of its KindFIRST - Permanent Pedestrian Mall in North America - Kalamazoo, MI

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Marker on the ground where Michigan Avenue and Kalamazoo Mall meet. It is an outdoor pedestrian mall that is walkable with shops.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 1/14/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - African American major league ballplayer- Toledo, OH

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Marker celebrating Moses Fleetwood Walker as the first African American major league ballplayer is located at the entrance to Fifth Third Field in Toledo, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Ohio

date approved: 6/13/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Lutheran Congregation - Toledo, OH

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Salem Lutheran Church is Toledo's first and oldest Lutheran congregation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Ohio

date approved: 7/11/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Presbyterian Church - Maumee, OH

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Historical marker in Maumee,OH.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member electrical_chris

location: Ohio

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Trenton High School - Trenton, Michigan

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A plaque by Trenton Historical Society, located in Trenton, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member machard

location: Michigan

date approved: 6/3/2018

last visited: 12/1/2021

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First of its KindFirst National Bank of Flint - Flint, MI

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First National Bank of Flint

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Michigan

date approved: 5/10/2007

last visited: 8/20/2021

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First of its KindAmerica's First Bessemer Steel Mill - Wyandotte, MI

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This plaque is located in Wyandotte, MI

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LadyKarine

location: Michigan

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: 10/27/2021

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First of its KindFirst Presbyterian Church

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Historical marker located in Grand Rapids, OH.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member electrical_chris

location: Ohio

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: 12/18/2011

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First of its KindMichigan's First Tri-Level Intersection - Ferndale, MI.

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Seen while traveling along Woodward Ave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team--B

location: Michigan

date approved: 2/1/2010

last visited: 5/22/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - State Fair - Detroit, MI

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Located within the Michigan State Fairgrounds. I had to call to request access in the off-season. Go east from the Woodward Avenue entrance on Great Lakes Boulevard. The marker is on the right, just across from the Hertel Coliseum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/31/2006

last visited: 11/26/2009

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First of its KindFirst Mile of Concrete Highway - Woodward Avenue M-1

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First slab of concrete in the US. Maybe even the world, according to the plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Michigan

date approved: 4/9/2007

last visited: 12/5/2021

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First of its KindFirst Trading Post - Lowell, Michigan

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A First of its Kind located in Lowell, Michigan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member theHostas

location: Michigan

date approved: 3/22/2020

last visited: 3/20/2020

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First of its KindFord's First Factory & the Birth of the Model T

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Completed in 1904, the Piquette Avenue Plant was the first factory Built by Henry Ford and the Ford Motor Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Rumble

location: Michigan

date approved: 6/4/2009

last visited: 11/23/2021

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First of its KindFirst Seventh-Day Adventist Church

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Historical marker located near Bowling Green, OH.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member electrical_chris

location: Ohio

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for First African American Owned TV Station in continental U.S. - Detroit, MIview gallery

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First of its KindFirst African American Owned TV Station in continental U.S. - Detroit, MI

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The first wholly African American-owned television station in the United States, and was marketed towards Detroit's urban audience. It began broadcasting September 29, 1975.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 1/9/2022

last visited: never

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First of its KindThrifty Acres - Grand Rapids, MI

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While common place today, when a grocery store and discount department store were combined in 1962, this had to be shocking.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bobfrapples8

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/29/2021

last visited: never

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