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Thanksgiving was first celebrated to give thanks for a good harvest by the colonists of Plymouth Plantation and members of the Wampanoag Indian tribe in 1621.

Thanksgiving (United States) - Wikipedia

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Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a public holiday celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States. It originated as a harvest festival.

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Find out more about the history of History of Thanksgiving, including videos, ... Kids History: The First Thanksgiving 4min .... Thanksgiving's Ancient Origins.

The Truth About Thanksgiving: What They Never Taught You in ...

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Nov 21, 2011 ... The first Thanksgiving in 1621 was held to celebrate a bountiful harvest with ... was the real origin of Thanksgiving— so proclaimed in 1637 by ...

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THE REAL STORY OF THANKSGIVING

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THE. REAL. STORY OF THANKSGIVING. by Susan Bates. Most of us associate the holiday with happy Pilgrims and Indians sitting down to a big feast. And that ...

Origin of Thanksgiving Day – Thanksgiving Day Origin

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Thanksgiving's Origin Isn't Exactly What You Were Taught | The ...

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Nov 28, 2013 ... We've all heard how the Pilgrims and the Native Americans got together and partied down at the first Thanksgiving, but that one wasn't really ...

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Thanksgiving in North America: From ...

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Thanksgiving in North America: From Local Harvests to National Holiday ... This 1623 festival appears to have been the origin of our Thanksgiving Day because ...

Origin of Thanksgiving - Jesus is Savior

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Origin of Thanksgiving. "O that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!" -Psalm 107:8,15,21 and 31.