Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1863

This is the text of the October 3, 1863 Abraham Lincoln national Thanksgiving Day Proclamation. President Abraham Lincoln's Proclamation of Thanksgiving Issued, October 3, 1863 The year that is drawing towards its close has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving – 1866

Samuel Cony held the office of the Governor of Maine from 1864-1867.He was a graduate of Brown university where he studied law.He held various offices including legislator, judge and Land Agent of the State followed by election as State Treasurer and Mayor of Augusta. His two elections as Governor were won by large majorities. Cony [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1871

  This it the text of President Ulysses S. Grant October 23, 1871 national Thanksgiving Proclamation; as printed in the Painesville Telegraph, November 2, 1871. National Thanksgiving Proclamation by the President   The procession of the seasons has again enabled the husbandman to garner the fruits of successful toil. Industry has been generally well awarded. [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1887

The following is the text of the handwritten Proclamation for a Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer issued by Grover Cleveland, President of the United States. The proclamation was issued October 25, 1887 and was declaring November 24, 1887 the day of Thanksgiving. A ProclamationBy the President of the United States: The goodness and the mercy [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1899, New Hampshire

The following is the text of a Proclamation for a Day of Thanksgiving and Praise, issued by Frank West Rollins, the governor of New Hampshire. The proclamation was issued October 27, 1899 and was declaring November 30, 1899 the day of Thanksgiving.   State of New Hampshire.  By His Excellency Frank West Rollins, Governor, A [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1909

  This is the text of the November 15, 1909 William Howard Taft national Thanksgiving Day Proclamation. [Thanksgiving- 1909.] By the President of the United States of America. A Proclamation. The season of the year has returned when, in accordance with the reverent custom established by our forefathers, the people of the United States are [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1933

  This is the text of Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933 national Thanksgiving Day Proclamation.   Thanksgiving Day- 1933   By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation   I, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States of America, do set aside and appoint Thursday, the thirtieth day of November 1933, to [...]

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Proclamation – Thanksgiving Day – 1944

The following is the text of a national Thanksgiving proclamation issued by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on November 1, 1944. The Thanksgiving day was to take place on November 23, 1944. The images of the Proclamation are from the National Archives and Records Administration. THANKSGIVING DAY, 1944 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF [...]

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