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A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce , pine, or fir or ..... In the late 1800s, home-made white Christmas trees were made by wrapping strips of cotton bat...

The History of Christmas Trees -- Christmas Customs and Traditions ...

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The history of Christmas Trees, when they became popular and what they mean ... people made pyramids of woods and they were decorated to look like a tree ...

The First Christmas Tree | History Today

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Certainly by 1605 decorated Christmas trees had made their appearance in Southern Germany. For in that year an anonymous writer recorded how at Yuletide ...

All about the Christmas tree: Pagan origins, Christian adaptation ...

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Dec 29, 2000 ... John Silber: "Many Americans celebrate both Christmas and Xmas. Others celebrate one or the other. And some of us celebrate holidays that, ...

Christmas traditions, Christmas tree history - Christmas tree farm

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Christmas tree history and traditions, CHRISTMAS TREE TRADITION HAS ANCIENT ORIGINS.

National Christmas Tree Association > Education > History of ...

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1510 – The first written record of a decorated Christmas Tree comes from Riga, Latvia. Men of the local merchants' guild decorated a tree with artificial roses, ...

Pagan Roots? 5 Surprising Facts About Christmas - Live Science

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Dec 22, 2012 ... Christmas has weathered many twists and turns throughout its long history, one ... When you gather around the Christmas tree or stuff goodies into a .... is the modern equivalent of the revelry and drunkenness that made the ...

Christmas Tree Facts - Christmas Trees and More - University of ...

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The first decorated Christmas tree was in Riga, Latvia in 1510. ... Artificial Christmas trees made largely from aluminum were manufactured in the United States, ...

Victorian Christmas Tree | First Christmas Tree - Victoriana Magazine

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Victoria & Albert Decorate the Christmas Tree, Illustration from Godey's Lady's ... Most old-fashioned Christmas trees were decorated with hand-made holiday ...

Christmas Tree Traditions in Britain (A British Christmas)

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The traditional Christmas tree is a fir tree but now-a-days more people buy ... This made people very worried because they believed that without tree-spirits the ...

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History of Christmas Trees - Christmas - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of History of Christmas Trees, including ... Evergreen trees are decorated with stars, sunbursts, and snowflakes made from straw.

Why Do We Have Christmas Trees? | Christian History

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The evergreen tree was an ancient symbol of life in the midst of winter. Romans decorated their houses with evergreen branches during the New Year, and ...

First Christmas Tree Riga Latvia in year 1510 - Patricia LTD

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... in year 1510. Martin Luther Christmas tree was not in Riga history records. ... Lego bricks were first created in the 1930s by a Danish carpentry company.