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History of Christmas

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Christmas Through the Decades: A Charlie Brown Christmas | History
From YouTube, produced by History Channel
Take a look at how Charles Schultz's "A Charlie Brown Christmas" made the Peanuts gang a fixture of U.S. holiday traditions  (02:19)
December 17, 2017 at 04:07 PM
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Evolution of Christmas
From YouTube, produced by History Channel
In this video, learn about the origins of Christmas. Although many of us only associate the birth of Christ with the holiday, most of us do not realize that many aspects of Christmas come from different winter celebrations. (03:03)
September 7, 2010 at 12:59 AM
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Learn about Christmas Trees
From 5min, produced by P Allen Smith
Christmas trees are a beautiful addition to many of our home this time of year. Did you know that the tree was original decorated with large, red apples as a symbol of Adam and Eve? Learn more about the origins of the Christmas tree with this video. ... [more]
July 5, 2010 at 12:55 PM
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History: Christmas Evolves With Time
From discovery.com, produced by Discovery
An explanation of changes in the way Christmas is selected in more recent times. The nature of the holiday in how it was celebrated and how the middle class influenced it. 04:29 run time
September 26, 2010 at 07:31 PM
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Gingerbread House
From history.com, produced by History Channel
The baking of gingerbread houses has long been a Christmas tradition, and some are truly architectural wonders. In this video clip, learn about the history of the gingerbread house and its association with the Christmas holiday. (03:40)
July 19, 2012 at 06:17 PM
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🎄Why Do We Have Christmas Trees?🎄
From YouTube, produced by Reading Through History
This video provides a brief history of the Christmas Tree, from its early Scandinavian origins, up through the modern era. (03:19)
December 19, 2017 at 05:51 PM
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The History of Gingerbread: A Tasty Holiday Tale | National Geographic
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From the simple bread loaf to the decorative gingerbread house, gingerbread's shape and form has evolved over centuries. (01:02)
November 28, 2018 at 04:56 PM
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Holiday Traditions Digital Story
From TeacherTube
This video is a sample digital story created for a second grade class.  Examples of family Christmas traditions, such as foods eaten, are given throughout the video.
November 30, 2009 at 02:48 PM
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The History of Santa Claus
From YouTube
This video moves too quickly to read, so hit the pause button until you finish reading. It is a brief history of Santa Claus, his origins and how he got to be what he is today. (Amateur video) (02:07)
July 25, 2009 at 04:31 PM
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Why December 25th?
From history.com, produced by History Channel
Find out why Christmas is celebrated on December 25th. (01:55)
December 10, 2015 at 06:05 PM
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