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  ...

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

THANKSGIVING DAY 1862 for victory in battle by ABRAHAM LINCOLN ... proclamation shall be have been received they especially acknowledge and render ...

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

Nov 16, 2009 ... In fact, no official Thanksgiving proclamation was issued by any president between 1815 and the day Lincoln took the opportunity to thank the ...

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://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.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmNggh6nWaI

Nov 4, 2013 ... Listen to and read the Thanksgiving Proclamation of 1863 by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln who helped to establish Thanksgiving as a ...

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

Nov 26, 2013 ... It took the trauma of the Civil War to make Thanksgiving a formal, annual holiday. Lincoln issued his proclamation on Oct. 3, 1863, three months ...

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

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