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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: 1/20/2021

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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: 1/20/2021

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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: 1/13/2021

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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: 1/13/2021

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First of its KindFIRST -- Manned Landing on the Moon - Garden Grove, CA

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A large sculpture in Civic Center Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 1/12/2021

last visited: 1/12/2021

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First of its KindFIRST permanent sandhotel in the world - Herpen, NL

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A chalet in the vacation park Herperduin has been transformed in the first permanent sandhotel in the world

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

date approved: 1/8/2021

last visited: 12/22/2020

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First of its KindWorld's first ever copper mine – Timna Park, Israel

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The world's oldest copper mine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member beny258

location: Israel

date approved: 1/7/2021

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Hotel Dining Room Chain Began at This Former Harvey House - Florence, KS USA

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The first hotel dining room to serve its hotel customers meals was this former Harvey House that was next to the train depot in Florence, KS. "The hotel/dining rooms along the Santa Fe were the first such chain in the USA."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/2/2021

last visited: 1/2/2021

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First of its KindFIRST Scientific Demonstration Farm - Terrell, TX

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Porter Farms claims to be the first scientific demonstration farm - in Terrell, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: Texas

date approved: 12/30/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Turnbow Cemetery - Erath County, TX

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A modern gray granite headstone marks the final resting place of Henry Lee Rose in historic Turnbow Cemetery, noting that his was the first burial in the cemetery back in 1879.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Burial in Van Winkle Cemetery - Climax, TX

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A 2008 Texas Historical Marker in Van Winkle Cemetery notes that the earliest marked burial here is that of an infant girl, M.L. Warnburg, who lived only for a few months in 1867.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Echols Cemetery on Jennings Mountain - Brownsboro, TX

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A 2016 Texas Historical Marker in Echols Cemetery on Jennings Mountain notes that the first burial in the cemetery was that of Agnes Merit Hall, back in 1870. The cemetery is few miles south of Brownsboro on Henderson County Rd 3600.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/20/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Grave in Barbee Cemetery - Edna Hill, TX

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A small granite plaque stands at the base of the headstone marking the final resting place of Sydney Barbee, noting that his was the first grave in the cemetery, back in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/20/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - City Hall of Granada - Granada, ES

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According to the Historical Marker this was the first City Hall of Granada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Andalucía, Spain

date approved: 12/18/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Exclusive Telephone Exchange in Florida Municipality

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A Florida historical marker which describes the first exclusive telephone exchange within a Florida municipality.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Florida

date approved: 12/16/2020

last visited: 8/26/2007

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First of its KindHere lies Lt. Beaver

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The site of the first Masonic service in North Dakota

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dakotamouse

location: North Dakota

date approved: 12/13/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Sheetz store

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The site of the first Sheetz store.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member r.e.s.t.seekers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/9/2020

last visited: 12/30/2020

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