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Thanksgiving Date History and Franklin D Roosevelt
It began with a three-day feast in 1621, but evolved through the next two centuries. Discover the history of Thanksgiving and find out how FDR tried to change it.
Thanksgiving - Myths and Realities of Thanksgiving - American History
Learn all about the American myths and realities of the celebration of Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving in San Francisco – Activities, Restaurants, Volunteer ...
Thanksgiving meals at restaurants, volunteering, walks and runs, performances and tree-lighting ceremonies are among the things to do and see in San ...
Erntedankfest: Thanksgiving in Germany - German Language
For starters, where was the first thanksgiving celebration in North America? Most people assume it was the well-known 1621 harvest celebration (Erntedankfest) ...
Thanksgiving Traditions and Trivia - Christianity - About.com
These Thanksgiving traditions and trivia include common traditions and some little known trivia about the Thanksgiving Day holiday. They are presented here to ...
French Thanksgiving Terms - About.com
Thanksgiving is not celebrated in France, so here is some French vocabulary related to the American holiday.
Fast Facts About Thanksgiving - History and Traditions
Learn all about the American celebration of Thanksgiving with this quick list of facts.
Thanksgiving Glossary - English-German - Erntedankfest
An annotated glossary of Thanksgiving terms and traditions in German and English.
Sarah Josepha Hale Letter to Abraham Lincoln About Thanksgiving
Copy of a letter sent by Sarah Josepha Hale, magazine editor, to President Abraham Lincoln, credited with inspiring him to declare a national day of ...
Abraham Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation
While Lincoln issued the proclamation, credit for making Thanksgiving a national holiday should go to Sarah J. Hale, the editor of Godey's Lady's Book, ...