Happy Thanksgiving 2016 from your friends at The Filson Historical Society! The Filson will be closed Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 in observance of the holiday.
When I saw this image on Facebook recently; it reminded me of this postcard. This is an early 20th century Thanksgiving postcard from the Valentine and Greeting Card collection of Anna Bertrand. This collection was given to The Filson by Robert Zangmeister in 1992. The first image made me laugh because most of us do think of Thanksgiving as a […]
With Thanksgiving (my favorite holiday!) just nine days (!) away, I decided it’s high time to share some holiday-inspired recipes. The following recipes come from a November 1959 Courier-Journal special section titled “Cissy Gregg’s Cookbook.” Cissy was a long-time C-J columnist whose recipes appeared daily in a column titled “Cissy Gregg’s Cookbook and Guide to Gracious Living.” This column ran from 1942-1963. Interesting to note: Cissy’s column […]
The staff of The Filson Historical Society wish you and yours a happy Thanksgiving! We will be closed Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 in observance of the holiday.