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What really happened at the first Thanksgiving?

November 24, 2016 By Kim VanWormer

Kim VanWormer from Plimouth Plantation wrote this post for us a few years ago which still rings true today about the first Thanksgiving.

Who started Thanksgiving and other holiday trivia!

November 23, 2016 By NCC Staff

Thanksgiving has a long tradition as a holiday in the United States but not without some controversy. Here's a look at some interesting facts, including the claimants to the first celebration and the President who sparked public outrage by trying to move the holiday's date!

Celebrate Thanksgiving with “Constitution Hall Pass”

November 24, 2014 By NCC Staff

Grab a seat at the table as we talk turkey! The latest edition of the Constitution Hall Pass examines what this holiday is all about and tells the real story of the first Thanksgiving.

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