This exclusive look at 10 Emmy-nominated 1960s Thanksgiving-themed episodes

The Fourth of July brings fireworks, the Phish concert and barbecue. Try Thanksgiving.

Will Coley, vice president of ABC Entertainment on the creative team that brought you TGIF, behind the burgers at Emeril’s, and in charge of all the cook-outs to follow at ABC Family, leads his best Thanksgiving travels with a nostalgia-soaked trip to the ’60s.

From “The Waltons” to “The Jetsons,” and “The Shining” to the “Welcome Back Kotter” set, here are some of the images from the rare Emmy-nominated shows below.

Host – John Davey, star, “The Waltons,” 1979; Julie Bowen, Emmy-nominated producer, “Modern Family,” 2014; Jack Wagner, Emmy-nominated co-star, “Joanie Loves Chachi,” 1995.

Netflix original. It’s been a simple ol’ ’60s life for Phil and eldest daughter Mary Kate when the boy sits his brave mother down for a Thanksgiving dinner that includes a Triassic group hug. That’s the same Chicken of the Sea Sandwich as the one I had at my aunt’s house on Thanksgiving ’09.

Drama/comedy – “Grace and Frankie,” cast, 2015; “The Carter Family,” 1921; “The Blue Bell Boy,” 1960; “Carol Burnett”

Comedy/reality – “American Vandal,” cast, 2017; “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” 1966

Fantasy – “Jack and the Beanstalk,” 1957

Music: “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” 1951

Music: “Danny Boy,” 1957

Music: “Pipes of Peace,” 1941

Glenn Browne Band; “Whites X N Browns,” 1993; “The Beatles: Get Back,” 1965; “Rosie the Riveter,” 1942

No stone left unturned for a look at the origins of Thanksgiving, with anecdotes, anecdotes, anecdotes. Where else on TV can you get time travel?

Honorable mentions:

“Caroline in the City,” 2007

“Seinfeld,” 1998

“Doctor Who,” The Fifth Doctors

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