On Thursday, the streets of Manhattan will once again be filled with much revelry as the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade takes place. With only a day left, let us look back at the history of this American tradition through these photographs taken during its early years.
The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is as traditional as turkey and cranberry sauce for New Yorkers. With its whimsical floats and wonderful performers, you'll see why the street spectacle has been going on for nine decades! Did you watch it this year? Check out some vintage photos from parades past!