Christmas A to Z
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the winter holiday season, in America and around the world.
A Social History of Christmas Ornaments - Introduction
emember near the end of the movie “It’s a Wonderful Life”when
we hear the jingling of a small silver bell? Jimmy Stewart’s small daughter
says “Look, Daddy, teacher says every time a bell rings an angel gets his
The bell she’s pointing to is hanging amongst a host of other ornaments on
a Christmas tree.
Why there? Why are there Christmas trees and why do they have all that stuff hanging
from their branches.
That’s what we’d like to talk about in this social history of Christmas
We call it a social history because it’s far from a definitive examination
of every type of ornament ever made, by people from countries across the globe.
It’s really meant to be a broad overview of ornaments over the years and the
impact they’ve had on our memories of Christmas.
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