CATEGORY: Thanksgiving
The First Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
November 26, 2014

Look back 90 years ago at the humble origins of an American holiday tradition—the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Read More

A Brief History of the Presidential Turkey Pardon
November 25, 2014

The annual Thanksgiving ritual of granting presidential pardons to White House turkeys is not as hallowed as you may think. Read More

Abraham Lincoln and the “Mother of Thanksgiving”
October 3, 2013

On the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation, get the full story behind one of America’s favorite holidays. Read More