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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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First of its KindFIRST - Methodist Curcit Rider in Area - Follett, TX

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The bell and tower is now in a large grassy area west of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/25/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Wetland Conservation Project - Gladstone, Manitoba, Canada

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Big Grass Marsh was Ducks Unlimited Canada's FIRST wetland conservation project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PM8

location: Manitoba, Canada

date approved: 9/24/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Bank in Texas Panhandle - Canadian, TX

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The man who built the hotel, kept the banks going.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/23/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindOLDEST Marked Grave in Plano Mutual Cemetery - Plano, TX

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An interpretive sign at the front of historic Plano Mutual Cemetery at 18th St and Jupiter Rd notes that the oldest marked grave in the cemetery is that of Miss Elenora Hawkins, dating to 1853.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/22/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Train & Post Office - HIggins, TX

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A nice quiet park in a small Texas town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/21/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Pastor - Lipsccomb, TX

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Church with small congregation endured over the years...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/19/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Courthouse & School - Lipscomb, TX

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Smallest town in the county and it is the county seat...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/17/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Hospital - Canadian, TX

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Now a private residence, this hospital was a God send in 1947.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/15/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Reunion, Directors, & Officers - Matador Cowboys Reunion Association - Channing, TX

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Even though the maker ends in 2000 this even is still active and a tradition in Channing....

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/14/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Resident Pastor, and Polish Sausage Festival - White Deer, TX

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Polish sausage festival began in 1939 and, with one break in time, continues today...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/14/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Oil Well in Area - Panhandle, TX

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This is the area, not the town...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/14/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - City Newspaper - Canyon, TX

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Still putting out the news for this county seat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/12/2020

last visited: 9/14/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Person to Purchase Land to become Hermann, MO

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The first land owner and founder of Hermann...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/11/2020

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Pastor, Charter (1st) Members, Edifice - Canyon, TXview gallery
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First of its KindFIRST - Pastor, Charter (1st) Members, Edifice - Canyon, TX

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Impressive building in downtown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/10/2020

last visited: 9/14/2020

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First of its KindFIRST - Citizens, Area's Millionaire, Fireproof Hotel, Rodeo - Canadian, TX

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Huge spur high in the air for this monument...25 feet high

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/10/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Home in Canyon, TX

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This fine and large city started here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/9/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - White Men to see the St Mary Rapids - Sault Ste Marie, ON

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Cairn and marker memorializing the arrival of the first white men to the area in 1622.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/8/2020

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Ranch on the Staked Plains - Palo Duro, Texas

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From the Panhandle-Plains Museum to the Palo Duro Canyon, is almost the exact route he took when he came to Texas with 1600 head of cattle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/8/2020

last visited: never

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