The History of Thanksgiving in America: Plymouth Rock, pies, parades and Presidential pardons

Dave Plier

Vintage engraving of people scalding, plucking and plumping turkeys for Thanksgiving Day, 1882

WGN Radio’s Dave Plier and Dave Schwan share the history of the very first Thanksgiving and the traditions that have developed over the years.

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