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A Few Things You (Probably) Don't Know About Thanksgiving

Message  gerardM le Jeu 26 Nov - 15:48

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National Geographic Magazine


Though the story of the first Thanksgiving is often told, there's actually very little historical record of the celebration. Here are a few things we do know.



A Few Things You (Probably) Don't Know About Thanksgiving
When the Mayflower pilgrims and the Wampanoag sat down for the first Thanksgiving in 1621, it wasn't actually that big of a deal.
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Message  gerardM le Jeu 26 Nov - 15:51

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Early Native Americans Raised Turkeys, But Not to Eat : DNews
Turkeys were raised by ancestral people of the American Southwest, but not for reasons that most might think.
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Message  gerardM le Jeu 26 Nov - 23:12

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The feast went on for three whole days, and the colonists and their Native guests probably didn’t sit at a table or use forks. Staples of modern Thanksgiving—like pumpkin pie and cranberry sauce—weren’t even served.



What They Ate on the First Thanksgiving
The feast, held in 1621 at the Plymouth Plantation in Massachusetts, was very different from the Thanksgiving dinner that we enjoy today. It went on for three whole days, and the colonists and their Native guests probably didn't sit at a…
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