Tag Archives: special days in November
HISTORIC MISCONCEPTION: AMERICA’S PILGRIMS
Religious freedom was not the only, or even the main reason, America’s pilgrim fathers wanted to go to the New World. https://tinyurl.com/yyf8mohd
HAPPY AMERICAN THANKSGIVING 2014
For some nostalgic pictures from the Digital Public Library of America, visit: http://dp.la/search?&q=thanksgiving&type%5B%5D=image&utf8=%E2%9C%93
HAPPY GUY FAWKES 2014!
To access the full rhyme go to: https://allnurseryrhymes.com/the-fifth-of-november/
HISTORIC CELEBRATION: AMERICAN THANKSGIVING
The first American Thanksgiving took place in the autumn of 1621, but it was not permanently established as a National holiday until 1941. For some interesting Thanksgiving facts, check out: http://www.history.com/topics/thanksgiving/videos#bet-you-didnt-know-thanksgiving.
HISTORIC CELEBRATION: GUY FAWKES NIGHT
* Authorized Reproduction, Rex May: http://baloocartoons.com/ “Please to remember the Fifth of November Gunpowder, treason, and plot. I see no reason why gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot.” While chanting the above rhyme in England back in the ’60s, on and before what is also known as Bonfire Night, Fireworks Night, and Guy Fawkes Day, […]