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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 History - Turkey History - Home Cooking - About.com
Wild turkeys nearly became extinct and Roosevelt tried to change the date of Thanksgiving. Learn more about Thanksgiving and turkey history.
Thanksgiving - American History - About.com
Learn all about the American myths and realities of the celebration of Thanksgiving.
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.
Fast Facts About Thanksgiving - History and Traditions
is a holiday surrounded by myths and legends. Many societies have a day set aside to give thanksgiving for the many blessings they enjoy. In the United States,  ...
Abraham Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation
A campaign by editor Sarah Josepha Hale to make Thanksgiving an official federal holiday succeeded in 1863 when President ... 19th Century History Expert .
Thanksgiving Celebration - Native Americans - Race Relations
For many Americans, Thanksgiving means family, food and football. For others ... So, should Thanksgiving be celebrated? ... History of Race Relations ...
Thanksgiving History - Teens - About.com
Thanksgiving History The Teenagers of the Mayflower.
Thanksgiving Traditions and Trivia - Christianity - About.com
These Thanksgiving traditions and trivia include common traditions and some little known trivia about the Thanksgiving ... History of Thanksgiving in America.
Fact and Fiction about the Origins of Thanksgiving
The result is the rendering of an historical event that is more fiction than truth. Thanksgiving was made an official national holiday by Abraham Lincoln in 1863,  ...
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