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First of its KindFIRST - Newspaper in SD

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First Newspaper started in SD in 1858 and first printed in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GPX Navigators

location: South Dakota

date approved: 5/7/2006

last visited: 4/1/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Old Apple Tree, near Fort Vancouver

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In about 1829, the FIRST apple tree in the Pacific Northwest only produced one apple. But it became the tiny forerunner of the great Northwest apple industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Washington

date approved: 5/6/2006

last visited: 9/2/2013

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First of its KindFIRST - Bishop of Nesqually, Oregon Territory, Rt. Rev. A.M.A. Blanchet

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The FIRST Bishop of Nesqually was Rt. Rev A.M.A. Blanchet (1797-1887).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Washington

date approved: 5/5/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - downtown expresso shop, Java House,Vancouver, Washington

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Vancouver’s FIRST downtown espresso shop, Java House, opened 15 years ago in an old Ford automobile dealership showroom at the corner of Columbia and Evergreen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Washington

date approved: 5/5/2006

last visited: 1/27/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Chief Factor, Fort Vancouver, Oregon Territory

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FIRST Chief Factor of the Hudson's Bay Company's Fort Vancouver was Dr. John McLoughlin (1784-1857).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Washington

date approved: 5/5/2006

last visited: 3/27/2007

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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist Church in Missouri

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The first Methodist Church was founded in the vicinity of this marker 1805 by Reverend John Clark.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/4/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Deans of Clark College, Robert T. Oliver and Lewis D. Cannell, Vancouver, Washington

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The FIRST Deans of Clark College, Vancouver, Washington, were Robert T. Oliver and Lewis D. Cannell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Washington

date approved: 5/4/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Fort Vancouver, Vancouver, Washington

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In 1824, the Hudson's Bay Company chose this place as the site for a new fort which they named Vancouver in honor of the British explorer, George Vancouver. Little is known of this FIRST fort as it moved early in 1829 to its now well-known location one mile west of this place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Washington

date approved: 5/4/2006

last visited: 12/26/2013

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First of its KindFIRST - Issue of The Oregonian, The Oregonian Printing Press Park, Portland, Oregon

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At the northeast corner of SW 1st Avenue and SW Morrison Street is a historic site--The Oregonian Printing Press Park. It marks the spot of the FIRST Issue of The Oregonian with the newspaper's FIRST printing press.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/3/2006

last visited: 3/25/2011

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First of its KindFIRST - Missouri State Capitol - St. Charles, MO

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This is at the site of the first capitol for the State of Missouri from 1821-1826.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/2/2006

last visited: 5/24/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Geocache Site

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The very first Geocache ever placed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Super_Nate

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/30/2006

last visited: 9/7/2007

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First of its KindFIRST - Telephone Exchange in the British Empire

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Located in downtown Hamilton Ontario, near the Hamilton Club, is a plaque that denotes this important location. Fitting since the telephone was invented in nearby Brantford.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/28/2006

last visited: 5/15/2012

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First of its KindFirst Native Kentuckian to become Governor

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First native Kentuckian to be Governor was raised in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/27/2006

last visited: 7/18/2017

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First of its KindElizabethtown's First Brick House

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First brick house (Brown-Pusey House) in Elizabethtown and host to many famous people.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/27/2006

last visited: 4/27/2006

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First of its KindTrigg County's First Court

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Court was appointed May, 15, 1820

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/27/2006

last visited: 6/15/2018

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First of its KindGlasgow's First Presbyterian Church

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Oldest Presbyterian congregation in Glasgow.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/27/2006

last visited: 4/27/2006

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First of its KindFIRST - American Viticultural Area - Augusta, MO

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A first in Missouri and most would think this first would be in California.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindWestern Kentucky's First Iron Furnace

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The first iron furnace in KY was nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Kentucky

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: 4/26/2006

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First of its KindFIRST - Atlantic Cable Receiving Station

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The receiving station for the first Atlantic Cable, laid in 1874.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: 10/8/2019

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First of its KindFIRST - Seventh Day Adventist Church

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First Seventh Day Adventist Church, Washington, NH

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: 10/18/2013

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First of its KindFIRST - Roman Catholic Church in New Hampshire

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First Roman Catholic Church in New Hampshire, Claremont

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Episcopal Church in New Hampshire

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First Episcopal Church in New Hampshire

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 4/25/2006

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Grain Elevator

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On this site was the first grain elevator, used for storing grain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 4/24/2006

last visited: 4/3/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - State University - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill was the first state university to open its doors.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid

location: North Carolina

date approved: 4/22/2006

last visited: 3/5/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Superspeedway in NASCAR

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Darlington Raceway The Grandaddy of them all!!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mvillian

location: South Carolina

date approved: 4/22/2006

last visited: 12/2/2018

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