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First of its KindFIRST -- Jewish Settler in San Diego - San Diego, CA

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A citizen memorial in Liberty Station in San Diego, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Raising of the American flag at Liberty Station - San Diego, CA

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A historical marker on the Gatehouse No. 1 building at the original entrance to Liberty Station in San Diego, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindJames Garner - Oklahoma's First Korean War Draftee

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Oklahoma's first Korean War draftee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member psteelman1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/14/2021

last visited: 2/13/2021

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First of its KindFIRST Town meeting - Norman, OK

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The first meeting to organize the new town of Norman, Oklahoma was at (or near) this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/14/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST County Seat of Lamar County - Paris, TX

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A 1936 Texas Centennial Marker stands at the former site of Lafayette, which was the Lamar County seat from 1841 to 1843. Today, nothing remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/13/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- of the Avila Family to Settle in Saddleback Valley - Laguna Hills, CA

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A large historical sign on a trail in Laguna Hills, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/10/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Bloodshed of the Civil War - Baltimore, MD

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One of many historical markers in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/10/2021

last visited: 5/26/2020

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First of its KindFIRST -- Schoolteachers in Arizona - Phoenix, AZ

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One of many memorials on the state capitol grounds in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/9/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Newspaper Publisher in Arizona - Phoenix, AZ

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One of many memorials on the state capitol grounds in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/9/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Owner of the Bayou Hotel - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers in downtown Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/9/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST German School Teacher West of the Colorado River - New Braunfels, TX USA

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Hermann Seele was one of the German pioneer settlers in New Braunfels, TX. He not only taught school children reading, writing and math; but also, he taught the parents scriptural principles of life as their pastor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 2/9/2021

last visited: 2/9/2021

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First of its KindFIRST Marked Grave in Jenkins Springs Cemetery - Brown County, TX

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A 2011 Texas Historical Marker at Jenkins Springs Cemetery notes that the first marked grave in the cemetery belongs to Richardson Jenkins, for whom the nearby spring was named.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/7/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Blouin - FIRST - Blouin - Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec

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Cette plaque de Mederic Blouin, le premier Blouin à se rendre au Canada, est située à Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans. This plaque of Mederic Blouin, the first Blouin to come to Canada, is located in Saint-Jean-de-l'Île-d'Orléans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/4/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Recteur de l'Universite Laval - FIRST - Rector of Laval University - Québec, Québec

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En 1852, l'abbé Louis-Jacques Casault devint le premier recteur de l'Université Laval. In 1952, Father Louis-Jacques Casault became the first rector of Laval University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/3/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Known Burial at Willow Springs Cemetery - Henderson County, TX

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A 2005 Texas Historical Marker at Willow Springs Cemetery, in rural Henderson County, southwest of Athens, TX, notes that the earliest known burial here is that of Amanda E. (Futch) Pace, back in 1873.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Identifiable Burial in Taylor's Chapel Cemetery - Beattie, TX

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A 2000 Texas Historical Marker at Taylor's Chapel Cemetery indicates that the earliest identifiable burial in the cemetery belongs to F.M. Warren, who was buried here in 1881

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Recorded Grave in Duffau Cemetery - Duffau, TX

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A 1997 Texas Historical Marker at Duffau Cemetery notes that the oldest grave in the cemetery is that of Nancy Shipman, who was buried here in 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Vittitoe Cemetery - Kentucky Town, TX

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A 1985 Texas Historical Marker at Vittitoe Cemetery, south of what remains of Kentucky Town in Grayson County, TX, notes that the first burial here was "probably" Frank Vittitoe, prior to the breakout of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/29/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - The Precision Film Studio - Wood Street, London, UK

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This Waltham Forest Heritage blue plaque, attached to a building at the south end of Wood Street, indicates that this was the site of The Precision Film Studio, the first of the Walthamstow studios, that was here from 1910 - 1915.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Prime Minister of Israel - Warrington Crescent, London, UK

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This Greater London Council blue plaque is attached to a house on the south east side of Warrington Crescent. The plaque indicates that the Israeli politician, David Ben-Gurion, "lived here".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/21/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- City Council Meeting - Carlsbad, CA

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One of many historical markers in downtown Carlsbad, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 1/20/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Major Confederate Attempt to stop Sherman - Micro, NC

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This monument is at a rest area in North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/20/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Church Bells in New Braunfels, TX USA

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The history of the First Protestant Church and the history of the City of New Braunfels, TX show that the church bells installed in 1846 in the first church in New Braunfels were the first church bells to ring in that city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 1/14/2021

last visited: 1/15/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Fighter Plane to be Used on Operations by the United States Army Air Service - Baltimore, MD

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A biplane on display inside the Southwest Terminal at Baltimore/Washington International Airport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/13/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- U.S. Marine to hold the rank of General - New Castle, DE

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A specific veterans memorial in Battery Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Delaware

date approved: 1/13/2021

last visited: never

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