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Myth: The Pilgrims lived in log cabins.

Fact: If you google the words "pilgrim log cabin", you will find pages of information on this topic from Pilgrim Log Cabin Playhouses to Pilgrim Log Cabin Crafts for preschool kids. The problem is, Pilgrims didn't live in log cabins. In fact log cabins weren't built in America until the late seventeenth century after they were introduced by Germans and Swedes. To learn other interesting myths about the early settlers, purchase the book below.

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