History is told from the eyes of the recorder, often orally noted and passed down, and where and when possible, through documents and letters. What is the true history of Thanksgiving? What is the Native American record of this holiday connected to the colonial time period of the 1600's? Rachel Sayet, Mohegan tribal member, adjunct lecturer for Native Amercian Culture Classes and presentations, relates the stories told among New England Tribes. The oral tradition was valued, revered and served a great purpose during that time period. Thanksgiving, as told by the native peoples from NE America may surprise you.
Enjoy a thought-provoking discussion, stories, and prayer told by Rachel Sayet.