A Native American thanksgiving

July 1997
Native American Connections;1998, p12
States that Native Americans have thanksgiving ceremonies at various times during the year. When the first thanksgiving feast supposedly took place among English settlers in America; What tribe reportedly helped these English settlers to survive; Why thanksgiving is an integral part of Native American lives.


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