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Image for FIRST -- Shot Fired at the Battle of New Orleans -- Chalmette National Battlefield, Chalmette LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Shot Fired at the Battle of New Orleans -- Chalmette National Battlefield, Chalmette LA

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Maj. Samuel Spotts fired the first shot on behalf of the United States against the British at the Battle of New Orleans on 8 January 1815

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/14/2015

last visited: 12/28/2014

Image for FIRST -- US District Court in Louisiana Territory, New Orleans LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- US District Court in Louisiana Territory, New Orleans LA

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The first US District Court for the territory of Louisiana stood here at 919 Royal St. until 1888, when the old building was destroyed and this building was built.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 2/14/2015

Image for FIRST -- Streetcar line in New Orleans -- New Orleans LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Streetcar line in New Orleans -- New Orleans LA

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An Orleans Parish Historical Commission marker at Lee Circle preserves the history of the city's first and oldest streetcar line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 3/13/2015

Image for FIRST - Heavyweight Prize Fight Held in the United States - Kenner, LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Heavyweight Prize Fight Held in the United States - Kenner, LA

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Located in the Cannes Brulees Park in the Rivertown area of Kenner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 11/24/2009

last visited: never

Image for FIRST -- Lone Star Republic in the US, Slidell LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Lone Star Republic in the US, Slidell LA

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In 1810, Louisiana's Florida parishes rebelled against the Spanish government and declared independence, which lasted for a short 76 days.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/27/2015

last visited: 1/1/2015

Image for FIRST American Casualty of WWII - Raceland, LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST American Casualty of WWII - Raceland, LA

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Following exhaustive investigations, Freddie John Falgout was officially honored as the first casualty of World War II. The memorial and personal items are located here at the Welcome Center in Raceland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 8/30/2009

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Protestant Church In The River Parishes - Lutcher, LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Protestant Church In The River Parishes - Lutcher, LA

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Lutcher United Methodist Church was established in 1898 and built in 1901. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/7/2009

last visited: never

Image for FIRST Kettle Used To Granulate Sugar - Baton Rouge, LAview gallery

NWNW125.5 km

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First of its KindFIRST Kettle Used To Granulate Sugar - Baton Rouge, LA

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Located on the Louisiana State University campus, this kettle was used in 1795 to granulate sugar for the first time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 8/5/2009

last visited: never

Image for FIRST -- Air Mail Flight, Baton Rouge LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Air Mail Flight, Baton Rouge LA

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A small green historic Parker near the Louisiana state capital preserves the history of the first airmail flight in the United States

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/26/2015

last visited: 1/1/2015

Image for FIRST -- Rock Salt  Mine, Avery Island LAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -- Rock Salt Mine, Avery Island LA

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The historic marker about the first rock salt mine on Avery Island

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/23/2015

last visited: 12/26/2014

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