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Image for First - Senator Franck House Site - Santa Clara, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFirst - Senator Franck House Site - Santa Clara, CA

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Plaque marking the first home of a state senator.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/31/2012

last visited: never

Image for First Site of El Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Site of El Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe - San Jose, CA

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A historical marker marking the First Site of El Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 12/11/2010

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst Sacramento County Courthouse

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Sacramento's first County Courthouse served as California's State Capitol for the third and fifth sessions of the state legislature.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

Image for First - California mission to honor a woman - Santa Clara, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFirst - California mission to honor a woman - Santa Clara, CA

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A plaque in front of the Mission Santa Clara in Santa Clara, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 12/1/2008

last visited: 4/22/2014

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First of its KindFirst Distribution Point of Electricity for a Major City

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The first distribution point of electricity for a major city was constructed in Sacramento in 1894.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

Image for First Transmission of Electricity From Folsom Powerhouseview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Transmission of Electricity From Folsom Powerhouse

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The first transmission of electricity from the Folsom Powerhouse to the Station A substation was on July 13, 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

Image for First Overhead Wire Streetcar System in California's Central Valleyview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Overhead Wire Streetcar System in California's Central Valley

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Sacramento's Folsom Powerhouse electrical distribution network resulted in the first overhead wire streetcar system in the Central Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst African Methodist Episcopal Church on the Pacific Coast

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The Methodist Church of Colored People of Sacramento City became the first African Methodist Episcopal Church on the Pacific Coast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

Image for First Statewide Convention of the California Colored Citizensview gallery

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First of its KindFirst Statewide Convention of the California Colored Citizens

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The first statewide convention of the California Colored Citizens was held in 1855.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Heavier-than-air glider in controlled flight and equilibrium

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Obelisk in honor of John Montgomery who flew the first heavier-than-air glider in controlled flight and equilibrium.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/21/2008

last visited: 5/21/2008

Image for First - Medical doctor in Santa Clara - Santa Clara, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFirst - Medical doctor in Santa Clara - Santa Clara, CA

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Home of the first Santa Clara doctor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/28/2008

last visited: 1/29/2010

Image for FIRST - Concrete Bridge Erected in San Mateo Co - Half Moon Bay, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Concrete Bridge Erected in San Mateo Co - Half Moon Bay, CA

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A plaque on the side of a bridge in Half Moon Bay, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/2/2010

last visited: 8/4/2010

Image for Site of Bryon Jackson First Machine Shop - Woodland, CAview gallery

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First of its KindSite of Bryon Jackson First Machine Shop - Woodland, CA

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A plaque in downtown Woodland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/27/2011

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Chartered College in California - Santa Clara, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Chartered College in California - Santa Clara, CA

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This plaque is located at the intersection of Bellomy and Winchester in Santa Clara.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 4/21/2010

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First of its KindFIRST - Governor of California

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This plaque is on the grave of the first governor of California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/31/2011

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Woodland Opera House, Woodland, Californiaview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Woodland Opera House, Woodland, California

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The FIRST Opera House to serve the Sacramento Valley was built on this site in 1885.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: California

date approved: 9/24/2006

last visited: 9/1/2012

Image for First - Cannery in Santa Clara County - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFirst - Cannery in Santa Clara County - San Jose, CA

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This plaque is located on The Alameda in San Jose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/15/2011

last visited: never

Image for FIRST -Normal School in California - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST -Normal School in California - San Jose, CA

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"Originally founded as a private institution, 'Minns' Evening Normal School,' in 1857, the school became a public institution by act of the State Legislature on May 2, 1862."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 11/23/2007

last visited: 3/18/2009

Image for FIRST - Normal School Summer Session - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Normal School Summer Session - San Jose, CA

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A plaque by a tree in San Jose State University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/2/2011

last visited: never

Image for FIRST - Police school in the US - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Police school in the US - San Jose, CA

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Plaque commemerating the site of the first police school in the United States. Located on the San Jose State University campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 11/23/2007

last visited: 3/18/2009

Image for FIRST - Broadcasting Station in the World - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Broadcasting Station in the World - San Jose, CA

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This first is located at the corner of First St. and San Fernando in Downtown San Jose.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 8/22/2007

last visited: 9/12/2007

Image for FIRST - Federal building in San Jose - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Federal building in San Jose - San Jose, CA

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The old post office was San Jose's first federal building. It's now part of the art museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/16/2009

last visited: 4/28/2012

Image for World's First Broadcasting Station - 100th Anniversary - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindWorld's First Broadcasting Station - 100th Anniversary - San Jose, CA

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This plaque is outside the lobby at 50 Fairmont Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2012

last visited: 4/28/2012

Image for FIRST - State Capitol Building - San Jose, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - State Capitol Building - San Jose, CA

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A plaque in Cesar Chavez Plaza documenting the first state capitol.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/16/2009

last visited: 4/22/2009

Image for FIRST - Known agricultural colony in San Joaquin Valley - Ripon, CAview gallery

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First of its KindFIRST - Known agricultural colony in San Joaquin Valley - Ripon, CA

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This plaque about the first wheat and the first known agricultural colony in San Joaquin Valley, is located in front of the Ripon Lions Club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 6/1/2010

last visited: 12/25/2011

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