Antiquarian Society Exhibitions

Christmas Through the

Christmas Through the Years is AAS's first on-line exhibition.

It is a portion of the original exhibition displayed at the Society in 1990, and consists of a select group of the Society's Christmas related holdings.

Harpers Magazine
Popular Christmas scene drawn by Thomas Nast
for the January 3, 1874 issue of Harper's Weekly.


Origins of
Celebrating Christmas Evolution of
Santa Claus Twas the Night Before
Christmas Santa's
Reindeer The Traditional
Christmas Tree


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