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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 - Myths and Realities of Thanksgiving - American History
Learn all about the American myths and realities of the celebration of Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving in San Francisco – Activities, Restaurants, Volunteer ...
Thanksgiving meals at restaurants, volunteering, walks and runs, performances and tree-lighting ceremonies are among the things to do and see in San ...
Erntedankfest: Thanksgiving in Germany - German Language
For starters, where was the first thanksgiving celebration in North America? Most people assume it was the well-known 1621 harvest celebration (Erntedankfest) ...
Thanksgiving Traditions and Trivia - Christianity - About.com
These Thanksgiving traditions and trivia include common traditions and some little known trivia about the Thanksgiving Day holiday. They are presented here to ...
Sarah Josepha Hale Letter to Abraham Lincoln About Thanksgiving
You may have observed that, for some years past, there has been an increasing interest felt in our land to have the Thanksgiving held on the same day, in all the ...
French Thanksgiving Terms - French Language - About.com
Thanksgiving is not celebrated in France, so here is some French vocabulary related to the American holiday.
Thanksgiving Calorie Calculator - Walking - About.com
Use the Thanksgiving calorie calculator to total your Thanksgiving dinner calories and see how far you must walk in steps, miles and kilometers to burn them off.
Fast Facts About Thanksgiving - History and Traditions
Learn all about the American celebration of Thanksgiving with this quick list of facts.
Abraham Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation
While Lincoln issued the proclamation, credit for making Thanksgiving a national holiday should go to Sarah J. Hale, the editor of Godey's Lady's Book, ...