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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.
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Thanksgiving - American History - About.com
Learn all about the American myths and realities of the celebration of Thanksgiving.
http://americanhistory.about.com/od/holidays/a/thanksgiving.htm
Fast Facts About Thanksgiving - History and Traditions
Learn all about the American celebration of Thanksgiving with this quick list of facts.
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Thanksgiving History - Turkey History - Recipes for Home Cooking
Wild turkeys nearly became extinct and Roosevelt tried to change the date of Thanksgiving. Learn more about Thanksgiving and turkey history.
http://homecooking.about.com/od/foodhistory/a/tgivinghistory.htm
Abraham Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation
Prior to that, Thanksgiving was a regional holiday, celebrated mostly in the northeast and on different days in different states. ... 19th Century History Categories.
http://history1800s.about.com/od/abrahamlincoln/a/Lincoln-Thanksgiving-proclam.htm
Celebrate Thanksgiving Day - History and Origin of Thanksgiving Day
The history and origin of Thanksgiving Day for homeschooling families. Learn about Thanksgiving Day and take a quiz.
http://homeschooling.about.com/cs/unitssubjhol/a/thanksday.htm
Fact and Fiction about the Origins of Thanksgiving
Most Americans think that Thanksgiving has its roots in a simple tale of Pilgrims sitting down to a shared meal with Indians ... Native American History Categories.
http://nativeamericanhistory.about.com/od/nativeconceptsandperspectives/a/Fact-And-Fiction-About-The-Origins-Of-Thanksgiving.htm
Detroit Lions Thanksgiving Day Football - History and Tradition of ...
As traditions go, watching football on Thanksgiving Day is a favorite, and it was Detroit that started it all. Back in 1934, the Lions, originally a club from ...
http://detroit.about.com/od/sportsrecreation/a/Lions_Thanks.htm
Thanksgiving Traditions and Trivia - Christianity - About.com
History of Thanksgiving in America. According to most historians, the pilgrims never observed an annual Thanksgiving feast in autumn. In the year 1621, they did ...
http://christianity.about.com/od/holidaytips/a/thanksgivingtra.htm
Thanksgiving Celebration - Native Americans - Race Relations
Is it possible to have a Thanksgiving celebration that does not romanticize ... History of Race Relations; Thanksgiving: A Day of Celebration or Mourning for ...
http://racerelations.about.com/od/historyofracerelations/a/ShouldYouCelebrateThanksgiving.htm
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