The First Thanksgiving Weekend

The First Thanksgiving Weekend

In the autumn of 1621, after three days of turkey, fried cornbread, pumpkin pudding and competitive sports, the Massachusetts colonists and Wampanoag Indians relaxed with beer and pizza.


Image (“First Fun Thanksgiving, after J.L.G. Ferris”) by Mike Licht. Download a copy here. Creative Commons license; credit Mike Licht,

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