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George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamations, 1789 and 1795

Staff Report Note: President George Washington issued his first Thanksgiving Proclamation at the request of the U.S. Congress. He issued the second after a time of domestic tension (The Whiskey Rebellion) and foreign challenges, including an embargo on maritime trade. The First Proclamation, issued from New York City in October 1789 Whereas it is the […]

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