Category: Colonial Era

Best Pilgrim Costumes

Best Pilgrim Costumes

A Pilgrim costume makes for a great costume for a Thanksgiving celebration, historical reenactment or class presentation. The Mayflower Pilgrims are iconic symbols of early colonial-era American history. One look… Read more »

Embarkation of the Pilgrims, oil painting by Robert W. Weir, circa 1844

Mayflower Pilgrims

The pilgrims were passengers on board the Mayflower who settled Plymouth Colony in 1620. The group were some of the first puritans to settle in North America during the Great… Read more »