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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving_(United_States)

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 Thanksgiving 2018, including videos, ... Kids History: The First Thanksgiving 4min. History of .... Thanksgiving's Ancient Origins .

www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2017/nov/20/origins-thanksgiving

The origins of Thanksgiving. By Manuela Tobias on Monday, November 20th, 2017 at 11:16 a.m.. A woman presents a Thanksgiving turkey.

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Nov 20, 2017 ... Nowadays, Thanksgiving is a holiday centered around food and family — but the day's origins are far darker.

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Nov 21, 2011 ... The first Thanksgiving in 1621 was held to celebrate a bountiful ... at the University of Texas at Austin, was the real origin of Thanksgiving— so ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/11/21/us/thanksgiving-myths-fact-check.html

Nov 21, 2017 ... Not to rain on our Thanksgiving Day parade, but the story of the first Thanksgiving , as most Americans have been taught it, is not exactly ...

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The American Thanksgiving also has its origin in the faith practices of Puritan New England, where strict Calvinist doctrine sanctioned only the Sabbath, fast ...

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Introduction. Thanksgiving is a venerable and much beloved American holiday. In colonial times it was primarily a harvest holiday, in which the colonists offered ...

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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 ...