A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce , pine, or fir or .... In Livonia (present-day Estonia and Latvia), in 1441, 1442, 1510 and 1514, the Brotherhood of Blackheads ... An illustrated book, The Christmas Tree, describing their use and origins in detail, was on sale in December 1844.
The first documented use of a tree in a winter Christmas celebration was in several locations in Northern Europe including Estonia, and Latvia, in the year 1510 ...
The first documented use of a tree in a winter Christmas celebration was in ... For Latvia and Estonia back then, such country distinctions were not so clear, the ...
Dec 13, 2005 ... The first documented use of an evergreen tree in a Christmas celebration was in Riga, Latvia, in the year 1510 according to many sources.
Latvia also claims to be the home of the first Christmas Tree! The first documented use of a evergreen tree at Christmas and New Year celebrations is in town ...
The Story of the Christmas Tree... ... and how it all began in Riga, Latvia, 500 years ago! ... including the legend about the tradition of decorating Christmas trees. ... "This is a Christmas tree - a gift which we should use to bring joy to each other ... This is how the story about the first decorated Christmas tree in Riga ends, but it ...