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ERIC Number: ED392725
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 58
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
The Thanksgiving Primer: A Complete Guide to Re-creating the First Harvest Festival for Your Family, Friends or Church. Revised and Enlarged.
Travers, Carolyn Freeman, Ed.
This booklet contains a collection of answers to the most frequently-asked questions on subjects related to the first Thanksgiving, with answers prepared by Plimoth Plantation Museum staff. The book is intended to serve as a guide for re-creating the original 17th century event. The contents include: (1) "The American Thanksgiving: The Evolution of a Tradition"; (2) "The Pilgrims as People: Understanding the Plymouth Colonists"; (3) "The Pilgrims at Prayer: Re-creating a Separatist Service"; (4) "Manners and Menus: The First Harvest Feast"; (5) "Recipes"; (6) "Partakers of Plenty"; (7) "Dress in Early New England"; (8) "Pilgrim Games"; (9) "Pilgrim Myths"; and (10) "Bibliography.""Recipes from Plimouth Plantation's J. Barnes Bake Shop" are attached. (EH)
The Plimoth Plantation, Inc., P.O. Box 1620, 137 Warren Avenue, Plymouth, MA 02362.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Plimoth Plantation, Plymouth, MA.
Identifiers: Massachusetts (Plymouth); Pilgrims; Recipes (Food); Thanksgiving