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Item 65985

Title: Thanksgiving Costume Party, Farmington State Normal School, 1917

Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF

Date: 1917

Location: Farmington

Media: black and white photograph

Item 18008

Title: WACs at Thanksgiving, Dow Field, Bangor, 1944

Contributed by: Bangor Public Library

Date: 1944

Location: Bangor

Media: Photograph

Item 35187

Title: Thanksgiving in Turner, 1923

Contributed by: Turner Museum and Historical Society

Date: 1923

Location: Turner

Media: Photograph

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Exhibit

Home for Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks

Cultures from the ancient Greeks and Chinese to contemporary societies have set aside time to give thanks, especially for the harvest. In 1941, the United States set a permanent date for the observance.