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America's real first Thanksgiving: St. Augustine, Florida, September 8, 1565

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Pineapple Press,
Pub. Date:
c2006.
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1st ed.
Language:
English
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IL: LG - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
1000L
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When most Americans think of the first Thanksgiving, they think of the Pilgrims and the Indians in New England in 1621. But fifty-six years before the Pilgrims celebrated, Spanish explorer Pedro Menendez arrived on the coast of Florida and founded the first North American city, St. Augustine.

On September 8, 1565, the Spanish and the native Timucua celebrated with a feast of Thanksgiving. The Spanish most likely offered cocido, a rich stew made with pork, garbanzo beans, and onions. Perhaps the Timucua provided wild turkey or venison, or even alligator or tortoise, along with corn, beans, and squash.

Learn about our real first Thanksgiving. Learn about Spain and Florida in the 1560s. And make your own cocido from a recipe provided in this important and groundbreaking book.

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9781561643899
Reading Level:
LG
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subject_facet Florida -- History -- To 1821, Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 16th century, Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- History -- 16th century, Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- History -- 16th century. -- Pictorial works, Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- Social life and customs. -- 16th century, Spaniards -- Florida -- Saint Augustine -- History. -- 16th century, Thanksgiving Day -- Florida -- Saint Augustine -- History -- 16th century, Timucua Indians -- Florida -- Saint Augustine -- History. -- 16th century
title_display America's real first Thanksgiving : St. Augustine, Florida, September 8, 1565
title_full America's real first Thanksgiving : St. Augustine, Florida, September 8, 1565 / Robyn Gioia
title_short America's real first Thanksgiving :
title_sub St. Augustine, Florida, September 8, 1565
topic_facet Ethnic relations, History, Social life and customs, Spaniards, Thanksgiving Day, Timucua Indians