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. ... Read the introduction and excerpt, and examine the entire text and the ...

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.lincolncottage.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Lincolns-Other-Proclamation.pdf

late Thursday in November. (For full text of the proclamation, see end of this article.) “To the service of that great and glorious Being”. Though Thanksgiving ...

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.youtube.com/watch?v=PmNggh6nWaI

Nov 4, 2013 ... Listen to and read the Thanksgiving Proclamation of 1863 by U.S. ... Thanksgiving Proclamation - Abraham Lincoln - 1863 - Hear the Text.

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.

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

The National Thanksgiving Proclamation was the first formal proclamation of Thanksgiving in the United States. President George Washington declared Thursday, November 26, 1789 as a day of public thanksgiving and prayer. Contents. 1 Background; 2 The First Presidential National Day of Thanksgiving. 2.1 Text .... However, it was not until 1863 that Abraham Lincoln established the regular ...

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

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

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 ...