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Butcher Shop Window At Thanksgiving, Norwich, Connecticut, Jack Delano photographer, November 1940. FSA/OWI Photographs, 1938-1944

Thanksgiving Day traces this holiday back to the Puritan colonists of 1621 Plymouth, Massachusetts. Learn...

A mom and son preparing a meal.

Get Your Kids Involved with Thanksgiving Cooking suggests how to make the autumn feast a family affair. Children can help in various...

Salvatore Lascari (1884-1967), Thanksgiving, n.d. oil on canvas. Bequest of Henry Ward Ranger through the National Academy of Design

Thanksgiving in North America: From Local Harvests to National Holiday looks at the history of Thanksgiving and provides a collection of paintings and images...

Photograph of President Truman receiving a Thanksgiving turkey from members of the Poultry and Egg National Board, 11/16/1949

Congress Establishes Thanksgiving describes the various resolutions and proclamations that established and shaped...

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