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First of its KindFIRST Supervised Children's Playground West of Mississippi River - San Antonio, TX USA

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On October 1, 1925, the Lion's Field Playground was opened for public use and was highlighted the first children's supervised playground built west of the Mississippi River. This was the trend in cutting edge recreational deign for a playground.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 3/15/2021

last visited: 3/15/2021

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First of its KindEARLIEST Known Burials in Zephyr Cemetery - Zephyr, TX

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A 1988 Texas Historical Marker at Zephyr Cemetery indicates that three children of the Staggs family are the earliest known burials in the cemetery, dating to 1878 and 1879.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/13/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST School and Place of Worship - Zephyr, TX

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A laminated sign on the old Bee Branch School on the grounds of the Zephyr Community Center at 11275 Brown County Rd 281 indicates that this venerable log cabin was the first school and place of worship here in Zephyr, dating to 1876.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Graves in Melissa Cemetery - Melissa, TX

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A 1989 Texas Historical Marker at Melissa Cemetery indicates that the oldest graves in the cemetery belong to three members of the pioneer Sherley/Shirley family, dating to 1856, 1867, and 1879.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Miracle Milestone - Los Angeles, CA

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A sculpture in a round-a-bout in Los Angeles, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/11/2021

last visited: 3/11/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Federal Authorization to Preserve Scenic and Scientific Values for Public Benefit - Yosemite, CA

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A state historical marker at the Yosemite Visitor Center in Yosemite Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/11/2021

last visited: 3/11/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- State Park in the United States - Yosemite, CA

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A state historical marker at the Yosemite Visitor Center in Yosemite Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/11/2021

last visited: 3/11/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Two Bronze Bells At Mission San Luis Obispo - San Louis Obispo, CA

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One of many historical markers in downtown San Louis Obispo, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/10/2021

last visited: 3/10/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Good Grazing Cattle in Colorado - Boulder, CO

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This is one of many historical markers in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Colorado

date approved: 3/8/2021

last visited: 3/8/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Italian to Arrive in New Amsterdam - New York, NY

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A citizen memorial in Battery Park in New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 3/7/2021

last visited: 3/7/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - President of the Fire House - Stony Hill, MO

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First President of the board, of this firehouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/7/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- School Building in Ventnor City - Ventnor City, NJ

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Two keystones from a nearby school that no longer stands in Ventnor City, New Jersey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/4/2021

last visited: 3/4/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Chesterfield County Courthouse - Chesterfield, VA

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This maker is located right next to highway 10.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/2/2021

last visited: 3/2/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- non-Native American to Discover Capistrano Valley - San Juan Capistrano, CA

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A historical marker on a McDonald's in San Juan Capistrano, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/1/2021

last visited: 3/1/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - Canadian Satellite - Ottawa, Ont.

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Alouette 1 is a deactivated Canadian satellite that studied the ionosphere. Launched in 1962, it was Canada's first satellite, and the first satellite constructed by a country other than the Soviet Union or the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/1/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Known Burial in Fairy Cemetery - Fairy, TX

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A modern gray granite headstone in the northwest corner of historic Fairy Cemetery marks the final resting place of an infant by the name of Salisbury who was born and who died in 1880. This child's burial is noted as the first in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/28/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Attempt at Commercial Coal Mining in North America - Midlothian, VA

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This is one of many historical markers at the Midlothian Mines Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/26/2021

last visited: 2/26/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Meeting of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors - Midlothian, VA

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This is one of many historical markers at the Midlothian Mines Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/26/2021

last visited: 2/26/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Gravity / Horse-Drawn Railroad in Virginia - Midlothian, VA

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This is one of many historical markers at the Midlothian Mines Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/26/2021

last visited: 2/26/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Commercial Coal Mining Venture in North America - Midlothian, VA

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This is one of many historical markers at the Midlothian Mines Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/26/2021

last visited: 2/26/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Pastor of Tomahawk Baptist Church - Midlothian, VA

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This is one of many historical markers at the Midlothian Mines Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/26/2021

last visited: 2/26/2021

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First of its KindFIRST Urban Conservation District - Oklahoma City, OK

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This plaque notes that Linwood Place was Oklahoma City's first Urban Conservation District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/24/2021

last visited: 4/11/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Temecula - Temecula, CA

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One of many historical markers in old town Temecula, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/22/2021

last visited: 2/22/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- US President - McLean, VA

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One of many historical markers at Great Falls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2021

last visited: 2/20/2021

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First of its KindFIRST Public City Library - Poznan, Poland

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First public library in the city of Poznan created in 1829

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sernikk

location: Wielkopolskie, Poland

date approved: 2/20/2021

last visited: never

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