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THANKSGIVING THEN & NOW - a historic newspaper exercise for kindergarten

Album Description

Thanksgiving and how it has changed. Investigate holidays over the years with a focus on Thanksgiving. Using the news articles to compare current Thanksgiving traditions, food, cost and even comics to that of 1897, 1906, 1917, and 1942. Students will look at newspapers and do a Venn diagram comparing historical to current.

Unique :Thanksgiving articles prior to 1950

Shared  

Unique :Current Thanksgiving articles

 

  thanksgivingnow andthen Pre K - 2 3 - 5 6 - 8 English/Language Arts Social Studies/History

Image 164 of World War history (New York), November 19, 1917, (1917 November 19-25)

Thanksgiving dinner - WAR TIME

Reference note

Contributor Names: Library of Congress
Created / Published: New York, November 19, 1917
Subject Headings: -  World War, 1914-1918--Sources
-  World War, 1914-1918--Armistices--Sources
-  Germany--History--Allied occupation, 1918-1930--Sources
-  United States.--New York--New York--New York
Notes: -  English and German.
-  Chronologically arranged clippings of news articles, editorials and letters to the editor appearing in more than 100 American and Canadian newspapers.

Image 3 of Topaz times (Topaz, Utah), November 26, 1942

Reference note

Contributor Names: Library of Congress
Created / Published: Topaz, Utah, November 26, 1942
Subject Headings: -  Central Utah Relocation Center
-  Japanese Americans--Utah--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945--Newspapers
-  Topaz (Utah)--Newspapers
-  Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation
-  Utah
-  Utah--Topaz
-  United States--Utah--Topaz
Genre: Newspapers
Notes: -  Weekly
-  Vol. 1, no. 1 (Oct. 27, 1942)-v. 12, no. 9 (Aug. 31, 1945).
-  Saturday issue has title: Topaz Saturday times, Dec. 5, 1942-Jan. 23, 1943; Saturday Topaz times, Jan. 30-Feb. 27, 1943.
-  Editor: E. Kirimura, ; T. Katayama, Jan. 30-Apr. 6, 1943.
-  Collected in Japanese camp papers.
-  Vol. 1, no. 1 preceded by 10 introductory issues published Sept. 17-Oct. 24, 1942 and called pre-issues no. 1-10.
-  Internment camp newspaper. Cf. Hady, M.E. and J.P. Danky. Asian-Amer. periodicals and newspapers.
-  Has supplements.
-  Also issued on microfilm from the Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service.
-  In English and Japanese.
-  Published at the Central Utah WRA Relocation Center established by the War Relocation Authority.

Image 13 of New York journal and advertiser (New York [N.Y.]), November 21, 1897, (SUPPLEMENT)

Reference note

Contributor Names: Library of Congress
Created / Published: New York [N.Y.], November 21, 1897
Subject Headings: -  New York (N.Y.)--Newspapers
-  New York County (N.Y.)--Newspapers
-  United States--New York--New York--New York
Notes: -  Daily
-  No. 5,251 (Apr. 2, 1897)-no. 6,933 (Nov. 10, 1901).
-  Also issued on microfilm from the Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service.
-  New York journal and American (New York, N.Y. : 1901) (DLC)sn 85047602 (OCoLC)12327874