Posts Tagged ‘Carolina Christmas’

A familiar question often rings out after days of togetherness at the holidays – “What can we do for fun?”  And, after holiday bills, many are looking for something to do as a family that doesn’t break the bank.   The NC Culture Blog continues our look at suggestions on how to “Make History This Holiday.”  (The ornament at right is from the Museum of History Gift Shop.)

Carolina Christmas

Carolina Christmas” is now available through the newly revamped North Carolina Digital Collections page.  The collection of holiday history from the North Carolina States Archives includes photographs, letters, diary entries, posters, greeting cards, recipes and other documents will delight young and old alike.

Online visitors can browse the materials or can select items from categories to see materials related to specific subjects that include cards, children, Moravians, Civil War, window displays, trees and wreaths, wartime Christmases, posters, the Executive Mansion and decorations.

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