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November 25, 2012

Marc Kruman discusses Abe Lincoln and the history of Thanksgiving on the Craig Fahle show

http://www.wdetfm.org/shows/craig-fahle-show/episode/abe-lincoln-thanksgiving-proclamation/

WDETís Craig Fahle spoke with Marc Kruman, professor of History at Wayne State University, and Gregory Sumner, professor of History at the University of Detroit Mercy, about the history of Thanksgiving and President Abraham Lincoln's role in making it the official national holiday we know today.

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