nov 23, 2021
Proclamation of Thanksgiving
"I do therefore invite my fellow citizens in every part of the United States, and also those who are at sea and those who are sojourning in foreign lands, to set apart and observe the last Thursday of November next, as a day of Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens." — President Abraham Lincoln
- Sarah Hale’s letter to the President
- What Was on the Menu at the First Thanksgiving?:
- Who were the Pilgrims?
- Who are the Wampanoag?
- Sarah Josepha Hale:
- Congress Establishes Thanksgiving: https://www.archives.gov/legislative/features/thanksgiving