Thanksgiving in America: The Revolution to the Civil War A #history of #thanksgiving kahoot designed to test your knowledge of the era when the holiday became official. 6 Questions by History_by_Kahoot 11/14/2017 answers Play 741 plays True or False: During the American Revolution, there were no days of thanksgiving. True False In 1789, which president issued the first Thanksgiving proclamation by the United States? Thomas Jefferson James Madison George Washington John Adams In the first Thanksgiving proclamation, for what were Americans told to be thankful? A good ending to the war of independence The ratification of the United States Constitution True or False: John Adams and James Madison did not set aside days for thanksgiving. True False Which state became the first to institute a yearly Thanksgiving holiday in 1817? New Jersey New York Pennsylvania Delaware … and 5 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.