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Thanksgiving Day

traces this holiday back to the Puritan colonists of 1621 Plymouth, Massachusetts. Learn about the history and evolution of this day of giving thanks for a bountiful harvest and good fortune. (Library of Congress)

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

Butcher Shop Window At Thanksgiving


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