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The First Thanksgiving

The Mayflower Compact 1620
-- in the original and modern style

The Peace Treaty with Massasoit 1621
-- and an etching of the ceremony

The First Thanksgiving Proclamation 1676

The 1782 Continental Congress Thanksgiving Proclamation
-- and a photocopy of the original document

George Washington's 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation
-- the "lost" document

Abraham Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation

A First Thanksgiving Lesson Plan
-- and link to Caleb Johnson's Factual Rebuttal

Thanksgiving Graces and Psalms
-- family favorites, traditional, and some especially for children

Clicking on the links below will take you away from the Not Just for Kids! site. Some of these pages may have other links. Have fun as you surf, but remember the advice you read in Notes, Advice and Warnings.

A Virtual Tour of Plimoth Plantation and Hobbamock's Homesite

The Thanksgiving Tradition and much more from Plimoth-on-Web

A little Plymouth History of people and events

Index of Native American Resources on the Internet

A history of Thanksgiving Traditions, USA

Cranberry Sauce and Pumpkin Pie, A Christian Thanksgiving homily

An American Thanksgiving: [First] [Fun] [Feast] [Links]

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