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Celebrations : the complete book of American holidays / by Robert J. Myers, with the editors of Hallmark Cards ; Illus. by Bill Greer.

; Hallmark Cards, Inc
1st ed.. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1972.
ISBN 9780385076777, 0385076770

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Other Authors Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Subjects Feiertag.
Festivals -- United States.
Holidays -- United States.
United States.
Description x, 386 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 368-372).
Also issued online.
Summary Cultural and historical background and traditions of forty-five major American holidays, both secular and religious, Christian and Jewish.
Contents Widely observed holidays -- New Year's Day -- Feast of the Epiphany -- Chinese New Year -- Candlemas -- Shrove Tuesday, or Mardi Gras -- Abraham Lincoln's birthday -- St. Valentine's Day -- Lent -- George Washington's birthday -- Purim -- St. Patrick's Day -- Palm Sunday -- Maundy Thursday -- Good Friday -- Holy Saturday -- Easter Sunday -- Arbor Day -- Pan American Day -- Pesach (Passover) -- May Day -- Mother's Day -- Ascension Day -- Pentecost, or Whitsunday -- Memorial Day -- Shavuot -- Flag Day -- Father's Day -- Independence Day -- The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary -- Labor Day -- Citizenship Day -- American Indian Day -- Rosh Hashanah -- Yom Kippur -- Columbus Day -- Sukkot -- United Nations Day -- Halloween -- Veterans Day -- Thanksgiving Day -- Advent -- Bill of Rights Day -- Forefathers' Day -- Hanukkah -- Christmas Day -- Holidays briefly noted -- Martin Luther King's birthday -- Robert E. Lee's birthday -- Inauguration Day -- Groundhog Day -- April Fools' Day -- Thomas Jefferson's birthday -- Patriots' Day -- Armed Forces Day -- National Maritime Day -- Birthday of Jefferson Davis -- National Aviation Day -- Sweetest Day -- Reformation Sunday -- All Saints' Day -- Feast of the Immaculate Conception -- Other holidays at a glance.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)483537
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WorldCat Identities Myers, Robert J.
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