The first Thanksgiving menu … maybe

  • A Sweet Pudding of Indian Corn photographed on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021. (Colter Peterson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)

  • Stewed Turkey With Herbs and Onions photographed on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021. (Colter Peterson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)

  • Stewed Pumpkins photographed on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021. (Colter Peterson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)

  • "Seethed" Mussels With Parsley and Vinegar photographed on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021. (Colter Peterson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)

Four hundred years ago this fall, 50 Pilgrims sat down to eat with 90 members of the native Wampanoag tribe to give thanks for their first harvest in the New World.