This is the proclamation which set the precedent for America's national day of Thanksgiving. During his administration, President Lincoln issued many orders ...
Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation, Harper's Weekly, October 17, 1863. (Gilder Lehrman Collection) In 1621, settlers in Massachusetts celebrated ...
Transcript for President Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation from October 3,. 1863. By the President of the United States. A Proclamation. The year ...
Nov 16, 2009 ... ... President Abraham Lincoln announces that the nation will celebrate an. ... In fact, no official Thanksgiving proclamation was issued by any ...
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:.
THANKSGIVING DAY 1862 for victory in battle by ABRAHAM LINCOLN. BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA – A PROCLAMATION.
It is the duty of nations as well as of men to own their dependence upon the overruling power of God; to confess their sins and transgressions in humble sorrow, ...
The text of Abraham Lincoln's original Thanksgiving Day proclamation.
Nov 26, 2013 ... Presidents Abraham Lincoln and FDR forged the Thanksgiving holiday as we ... It was Lincoln who issued an 1863 proclamation calling on ...
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.