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The Two Peoples of the First Thanksgiving - #47A

Trunk #47A 


  • Good News From England by Edward Winslow
  • Indians of the Northeast Coast Cobblestone November 1994
  • Giving Thanks: The 1621 Harvest Feast by Kate Waters
  • Tapenum’s Day: A Wampanoag Indian Boy in Pilgrim Times by Kate Waters
  • Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message by Chief Jake Swamp
  • Sarah Morton’s Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl by Kate Waters
  • Sameul Eaton’s Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Boy by Kate Waters
  • Saints and Strangers: New England in British North America by Joseph A. Conforti
  • Turkeys, Pilgrims and Indian Corn by Edna Barth
  • If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620 by Ann McGovern

Teaching materials:

  • Jamestown Activity Book for Children
  • ”Seeking Their Own Truth: William Bradford and the Pilgrims” – Newspaper in Education (laminated)
  • 1621: Beyond the Myth of the First Thanksgiving DVD
  • Plimouth Life magazine –volume 1, Number 1, 2002
  • 6 postcards from Plimouth Plantation

“Hands on History” 18th Century Artifacts for the Classroom:

  • Teaching booklet
  • Powder horn
  • Red Bandolier bag
  • Wooden spoon
  • Red wool broadcloth piece
  • Clay tavern pipe
  • Three pieces trade silver
  • Two strands trade beads
  • Deerskin piece
  • Two pieces of wampum
  • Sundial in box
  • 11 bookstands


  • Coif
  • White collar
  • Red “pudding”
  • Muslin apron
  • Small girl’s petticoat
  • Bolster
  • Garment bag
  • White boy’s shirt
  • Boy’s cotton brown pants with rope tie
  • Brown cotton skirt
  • Black hat
  • Long muslin skirt or petticoat
  • Gray wool women’s jacket with metal buttons


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