Thanksgiving on the Ohio Frontier 1820
Living a mere 25 miles west of Cincinnati in 1820 was like living in another country. It was still wild and required quite a bit of perseverance on the part of the homesteader. Celebrations were few and far between. In 1820 your harvest time feast looked very different than your Thanksgiving feast today. At this presentation we’ll explore how the household of 1820 prepared to celebrate.