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Thanksgiving History
In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies.

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The Thanksgiving holiday's history in North America is rooted in English traditions dating from the Protestant Reformation. It also has ...

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Thanksgiving History. November Calendar - Time to Visit Plimoth Plantation Thanksgiving is a particularly American holiday. The word evokes images of football ...

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The tradition of the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving is steeped in myth and legend. Few people realize that the Pilgrims did not celebrate Thanksgiving the next year,  ...

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On the fourth Thursday of November, Americans celebrate Thanksgiving.

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Nov 21, 2011 ... Not that the historians agree on what the real Thanksgiving story is. And it ... This revisionist history is greeted with bemusement by professional ...

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Thanksgiving in North America: From Local Harvests to National Holiday .... Sickel, H.S.J. Thanksgiving: Its Source, Philosophy, and History with all National  ...

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Nov 21, 2011 ... The history of the holiday meal tells us that turkey was always the centerpiece, ... Traditional Thanksgiving dinner includes turkey, stuffing and ...

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Jul 5, 2016 ... Thanksgiving Day is celebrated on the 4th Thursday of November. Most families observe with a large meal and sometimes a religious service.