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Governor William Bradford’s Thanksgiving Proclamation 0

Governor William Bradford’s Thanksgiving Proclamation

Inasmuch as the great Father has given us this year an abundant harvest of Indian corn, wheat, peas, beans, squashes, and garden vegetables, and has made the forests to abound with game and the...

George Washington’s 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation 0

George Washington’s 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation

By the President of the United States of America, a Proclamation. Whereas it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will, to be grateful for...

Continental Congress 1777 Thanksgiving Proclamation 0

Continental Congress 1777 Thanksgiving Proclamation

This is the text of the Continental Congress November 1, 1777 national Thanksgiving Day Proclamation; as printed in the Journals of Congress. IN CONGRESS – November 1, 1777 Forasmuch as it is the indispensable...

First Thanksgiving Proclamation (1676) 0

First Thanksgiving Proclamation (1676)

June 20, 1676 Charlestown, Massachusetts The Holy God having by a long and Continual Series of his Afflictive dispensations in and by the present Warr with the Heathen Natives of this land, written and...