http://www.abrahamlincolnonline.org/lincoln/speeches/thanks.htm

This is the proclamation which set the precedent for America's national day of Thanksgiving. During his administration, President Lincoln issued many orders ...

https://www.gilderlehrman.org/content/thanksgiving-proclamation-1863

Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation, Harper's Weekly, October 17, ... the last Thursday of November next as a Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer to our ...

https://rogerjnorton.com/Lincoln99.html

During his presidency Abraham Lincoln issued a total of nine proclamations of prayer, fasting, or thanksgiving. The first one was issued on August 12, 1861, ...

http://holydays.tripod.com/linc.htm

The text of Abraham Lincoln's original Thanksgiving Day proclamation. ... resolution, requested the President to designate and set apart a day for National prayer ...

http://prayers4america.org/2012/11/20/abraham-lincolns-thanksgiving-proclamation-prayer/

Nov 20, 2012 ... much less a satisfying end, nowhere in sight, President Abraham Lincoln nonetheless took the time to issue a proclamation of thanks – and set ...

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lincoln-proclaims-official-thanksgiving-holiday

Nov 16, 2009 ... ... President Abraham Lincoln announces that the nation will celebrate an. ... for an official celebratory “day of public thanksgiving and prayer.

https://www.readthespirit.com/explore/prayer-abraham-lincoln-thanksgiving/

Nov 24, 2013 ... Abraham Lincoln scholar Duncan Newcomer assembles a short prayer for Thanksgiving and for unity from the words of President Lincoln.

http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/george-washington-abraham-lincoln-and-thanksgiving

26, 1789, as a day of “public thanksgiving and prayer” devoted to “the ... On Oct. 3 , 1863, President Abraham Lincoln issued his own Thanksgiving proclamation.

https://wallbuilders.com/proclamation-thanksgiving-day-1863/

Nov 21, 2017 ... ... 1863 Abraham Lincoln national Thanksgiving Day Proclamation. ... last Thursday of November next as a Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer to ...

https://www.sethkaller.com/item/1274-23584-Lincoln-Orders-a-National-Day-of-Thanksgiving-in-Honor-of-the-Union-Victory-at-Gettysburg&from=1

Lincoln Orders a National Day of Thanksgiving in Honor of the Union Victory at Gettysburg. ... dated July 15, 1863, designating August 6 as a “day for National Thanksgiving, Praise, and Prayer. ... By the President: ABRAHAM LINCOLN