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Looking Back: How Thanksgiving became a national holiday - Shoreline Times

Looking Back: How Thanksgiving became a national holiday - Shoreline Times | American History | Scoop.it
Looking Back: How Thanksgiving became a national holiday
Shoreline Times
By the time the 13 Colonies became the United States of America, the only national holidays were Independence Day and George Washington's birthday.
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Archiving Early America

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Understanding Early America through primary source documents-- scenes and portraits from original newspapers, maps and writings.

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Colonial Charters, Grants and Related Documents - The Avalon Project

Colonial Charters, Grants and Related Documents - The Avalon Project | American History | Scoop.it

The Avalon Project (which is newly my favourite thing about Yale) provides a wealth of resources in its American history section, including general charters relating to the American colonies of several European nations, as well as the individual colonial charters of the Thirteen Colonies.


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Invaluable resource features all known documents and charters from the Magna Carter forward.

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