I first posted this in November of 2012, just a few days before Thanksgiving, as I recall. I want to repost it a little earlier this year because Thanksgiving is absolutely my favorite holiday of all, and I'm already starting to feel that good old Thanksgiving vibe.
Interestingly, this three-year-old post still draws "hits" from around the world during almost every month of the year. Norman Rockwell seems to be universally popular even today. His work was very special.
=======================================================================Norman Rockwell did it longer - and better - than anyone. His illustrations have become national icons, and many of the most familiar ones pertain to the Thanksgiving celebration. Here are some of them, and I wonder how many more there are: