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First of its KindFIRST -Catholic Church Building - White Deer, TX

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In front of Catholic Church made of native stone. Tall bell tower separate from the building. Very Nice.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Post Office West of Galveston Texas - Industry, TX

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A restored 1838 one-room trade store on the grounds of Ernst Memorial Park in the town of Industry, Texas (Austin County) boasting to be the first Post Office in Texas West of Galveston (which was original port into Texas back in those days).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2020

last visited: 10/3/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Commercial Hunters - Canadian, TX

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Main street side courthouse lawn, next to pink marble marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/27/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst ginecology woman - Sanxenxo, Pontevedra, Galicia, España

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Firs ginecology woman

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 10/23/2020

last visited: 10/24/2020

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First of its KindFIRST Burials in New Hope Cemetery - New Hope, TX

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A sign at the gate to New Hope Cemetery notes that the first burials in the cemetery were three family members who died of typhoid fever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - bâtiment construit - FIRST - building constructed - Gatineau, Québec

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Le laboratoire de la ferme expérimentale de Hull est le premier bâtiment construit par le gouvernement fédéral en Outaouais The Hull experimental farm laboratory is the first building built by the federal government in the Outaouais.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/22/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Dugout Home on the Plains - Carson County, TX

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About a 1/4 mile north of Ranch driveway, this roadside turnout presents the THC marker and 1965 info.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2020

last visited: 5/20/2020

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First of its KindFIRST -- Permanent German Settlement in Texas - Industry, TX

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A 1936 gray granite state historical marker on the grounds of Ernst Memorial Park in the town of Industry, Texas (Austin County) denoting this site as the very first permanent German settlement in this particular state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2020

last visited: 10/3/2020

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First of its KindFIRST -- European Cigar Manufacturer in Texas - Industry, TX

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A state historical marker by Friedrich Ernst Memorial Park in Industry, TX, denoting the first recorded European to manufacture cigars in Texas (as well as presumably the first German settler, although never officially recorded as such).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 10/21/2020

last visited: 10/3/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Depositors in the Bank - Panhandle, TX

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Called "Happy" because bank was founded in Happy Draw, Texas....now all over the place... large bank ....

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/20/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindSite of the FIRST Agency of the Texian Land and Emigration Company - Farmers Branch, TX

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A 1936 Texas Centennial Marker on the approach to Farmers Branch City Hall at 13000 William Dodson Pkwy notes this as the first site of the office of the Texian Land and Emigration Company, best known in these parts as "The Peters Colony".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/17/2020

last visited: 10/11/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Church in White Deer, Tx

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Clearly the church has been moved away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/15/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Water Well in County - White Deer, TX

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Tower in the middle of Main St. and 3rd Ave., downtown White Deer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/13/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Interior River Explored

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This Texas historical marker is on US 287, 15 mi. N of Amarillo OR 29 mi. S of Dumas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/11/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Secondary School in the Talbot Settlement

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Erected 100 years later to commemorate the first secondary school in the Talbot Settlement

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/10/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist in Panhandle, Texas

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Modern looking church building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/8/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Hereford Cattle in the Region - Panhandle, TX

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Marker at the old ranch house moved to the Squarehouse Museum...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/7/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Train, House, Grain Elevator, Electric System, Power Line, Telephone System - Booker, TX

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Park like area which use to be the entrance point to town from all four directions when US Hwys were used. This town was called LeKemp Oklahoma, then moved south to the railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/5/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Burial in Cemetery - Darrouzett, TX

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Frass family tombstone is a huge cross, with each family member with normal stones around it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/3/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - DAR Chapter in Texas - Galveston, TX

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The location of the formation of the first Daughters of the American Revolution chapter in Texas on June 17, 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Texas

date approved: 10/3/2020

last visited: 5/28/2007

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First of its KindFIRST - Water Well - Panhandle, TX

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The Square House Museum, has windmills, caboose, ranch house, and much much more....Saved the plains, both panhandle of Texas and Oklahoma. Farmers there would not have survived without this windmill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Service des Postes - FIRST - Postal Service - Montréal, Québec

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En 1763 Benjamin Franklin organisa le premier service postal régulier au Canada. In 1763, Benjamin Franklin established the first organized postal service in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 9/30/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindPREMIER - Canadien - FIRST - Canadian - Vaudreuil-Dorion, Québec

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Le marquis de Vaudreuil fut le premier Canadien à devenir lieutenant-général et gouverneur de la Nouvelle-France en 1755. The Marquis de Vaudreuil became, in 1755, the first Canadian to be appointed Lieutenant General and Governor of New France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 9/30/2020

last visited: 1/18/2021

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First of its KindFIRST - Town's Physician & Earliest Marked Grave - Booker, TX

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Heart Cemetery is, in fact, heart shaped..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: None

date approved: 9/29/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Supreme Court of Texas

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Small county farthest north and east in Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/27/2020

last visited: never

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