A Colonial Connecticut Thanksgiving at Huntington Homestead Museum

Huntington Homestead Museum 36 Huntington Rd, Scotland, CT, United States

A Colonial Connecticut Thanksgiving at Huntington Homestead Museum will be held on November 9th. Governor Samuel Huntington’s 1786 Thanksgiving Proclamation states that the day be observed with praise, prayer, and “the voice of melody”. Come back to the Third Society of Windham where “no servile labor may be performed this day”. Traditional food dishes will ... Read more

A 1786 Colonial Connecticut Thanksgiving – Scotland

Huntington Homestead Museum 36 Huntington Rd, Scotland, CT, United States

Governor Samuel Huntington's 1786 Thanksgiving Proclamation states that the day be observed with praise, prayer, and "the voice of melody". Come back to the Third Society of Windham where "no servile labour may be performed this day". "Mehetabel Huntington" will discuss all colonial food dishes as the "Huntington family" partake of their special, period meal. ... Read more