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By the Queen, a proclamation, for a publick thanksgiving

Great Britain. Sovereign (1707-1714 : Anne).

By the Queen, a proclamation, for a publick thanksgiving

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Published by printed by John Baskett, and by the assigns of Thomas Newcomb, and Henry Hills, deceas"d in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4644, no. 15.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16860329M

General Washington issued a proclamation in for “a day of public thanksgiving and prayer, to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal favours of Almighty God". By the early s the practice caught on, and spread to the mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states, and even some in the South.   In , as a new nation tried to rally around a much-debated Constitution, the first president then set aside Nov. 26 of that year as "A Day of Publick Thanksgiving . While the original Thanksgiving was declared by Pilgrim Governor William Bradford in , in Washington's national proclamation, we see the heart and essence of that original Thanksgiving and.


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