1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving

The co-authors talked about their children’s book, 1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving, published by National Geographic… read more

The co-authors talked about their children’s book, 1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving, published by National Geographic Society. They described the three-day feast shared by English colonists and Wampanoag people, the event that inspired what they call the “myth” of the first Thanksgiving. The authors and other panelists explained the historical context for Thanksgiving and tried to separate Thanksgiving fact from Thanksgiving fiction. They answered questions from members of the audience.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving

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Program ID:
167420-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 24, 2001
Last Aired:
Nov 22, 2006

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  • Nov 24, 2001 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 2001 | 12:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2004 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 27, 2005 | 6:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 30, 2005 | 6:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 01, 2005 | 6:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2006 | 10:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2006 | 1:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2006 | 7:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
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