An Out-of-Home Experience: Thanksgiving in the Gilded Age

Photo Credit: The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth, 1914, Jennie A. Brownscombe, Stedelijk Museum De Lakenhal, The Netherlands. Note the painting depicts a Thanksgiving that is not family-oriented, held outdoors rather than inside the home, including a large and diverse group of people beyond the immediate family. Hohum/Wikimedia Commons/PD Art (PD Old) “‘The original Thanksgiving dinners […]

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