Thanksgiving

Harvard festival celebrated by the Pilgrims in 1621

A Little Background

Giving thanks was a very important role in all Wampanoags lives. Native People held celebrations in thanks for harvest and also in hope for a good growing season. When Pilgrims and Puritans came they brought new traditions, which was having a feasts and giving thanks to God. The Thanksgiving that we celebrate now is a combinations of both they way Pilgrims celebrated Thanksgiving and also the way Puritans did.


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