Thursday, November 22, 2012

Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone!  Here is a link to the National archives describing the history of Thanksgiving.

http://www.archives.gov/legislative/features/thanksgiving/

This page has the official proclamations for the Thanksgiving holiday by George Washington dated October 3, 1789 for the fourth Thursday in November,  Abraham Lincoln dated October 3, 1863, and a 1941 joint resolution of congress.

http://www.archives.gov/press/press-releases/2006/nr06-14-images.html

http://blogs.tallahassee.com/community/2012/11/21/thanksgiving-and-the-rule-of-law/

http://www.cfnews13.com/content/news/cfnews13/news/article.html/content/news/articles/cfn/2012/11/20/hundreds_line_up_for.html

s/ Kurt Koehler
308 1/2 S. State Street Suite 36
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48198
(Washtenaw County)

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