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, 1863. (Gilder Lehrman Collection) In 1621, settlers in Massachusetts celebrated  ...

https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/sites/default/files/docs/transcript_for_abraham_lincoln_thanksgiving_proclamation_1863.pdf

Transcript for President Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation from October 3,. 1863. By the President of the United States. A Proclamation. The year  ...

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. ... In fact, no official Thanksgiving proclamation was issued by any ...

https://www.nps.gov/liho/learn/historyculture/lincoln-and-thanksgiving.htm

Jan 30, 2016 ... Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation. On October 3, 1863, in the third fall of the Civil War, President Lincoln issued a proclamation:.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/11/26/thanksgiving-abraham-lincoln-franklin-roosevelt/3685975/

Nov 26, 2013 ... Presidents Abraham Lincoln and FDR forged the Thanksgiving holiday as we ... It was Lincoln who issued an 1863 proclamation calling on ...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2018/11/20/we-celebrate-thanksgiving-because-this-poignant-proclamation-abraham-lincoln/

Nov 20, 2018 ... We celebrate Thanksgiving because of this poignant proclamation from Abraham Lincoln. A U.S. Park Police officer walks past the Lincoln ...

http://www.pilgrimhallmuseum.org/pdf/TG_Presidential_Thanksgiving_Proclamations_1862_1869.pdf

THANKSGIVING DAY 1862 for victory in battle by ABRAHAM LINCOLN. BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA – A PROCLAMATION.

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

The text of Abraham Lincoln's original Thanksgiving Day proclamation.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Thanksgiving_Proclamation

The National Thanksgiving Proclamation was the first formal proclamation of Thanksgiving in .... on the third). However, it was not until 1863 that Abraham Lincoln established the regular tradition of observing days of national thanksgiving.