Thanksgiving History Links
Learn all about Thanksgiving, the Pilgrims and Native Americans with these sites. Please note that some of these links lead to sites that are NOT part of Kaboose. We did check them when we linked, but site content can change at any time. Thanks and have fun!
Mayflower Web Pages - Includes lists of the original passengers, inventory lists, and historical facts. This page impresses the realism of the event on visitors.
The White House by The President of the United States of America A Proclamation Thanksgiving Day, 1999 - An address by President William J. Clinton
Kid Info - References for kids. They even have a list of Mayflower Passengers from 1620. Incredible!
Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation - It is hard to believe, but Thanksgiving wasn't established as a national holiday until the American Civil War era! Read the president's speech to find out why this was such an historic moment.
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