Dec 13, 2009 ... Brian Murray's article "Christmas Lights and Community Building in America" [
PDF] describes Edison's marketing trick during that holiday ...
Edward H. Johnson put the very first string of electric Christmas tree lights ... Old
Christmas Tree Lights - Includes a history of American Christmas lighting from ...
Dec 21, 2012 ... Today's marvelous, over-the-top holiday light displays prove that we've come a
long way since the days of hanging candles on a tree.
Dec 9, 2010 ... Like Bert and Ernie or pork and fennel, Christmas trees and lights were made for
each other. But how did stringing up a few hundred twinkling ...
Dec 22, 2015 ... The 29-year-old doctoral student from California delved into the history behind
Christmas lights for her master's thesis at Claremont Graduate ...
The history of Christmas lights and the tradition of lighting Christmas trees.
Dec 23, 2011 ... Dr. Bruce Forbes, professor of religious studies at Sioux City, Iowa-based
Morningside College and author of Christmas: A Candid History, said ...
The Internet's largest most complete history of Christmas Tree Lighting in North
America. ... The first reported electrically lit Christmas tree, December 1882.
Christmas Electric: A History of Holiday Lights. Today one can hardly find a street
in North America during the month of December where the majority of houses ...
Dec 5, 2014 ... The History of Christmas says that the tradition of lighting the darkness goes back
to the Yule, a midwinter festival celebrated by Norsemen.