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Holidays:celebrations Collection

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Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Passover ritual as begun in ancient Egypt

Passover ritual as begun in ancient Egypt
Jewish family marking their home with lambs blood for the first Passover. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00062

HOUS2A-00062
Men bringing the first Christmas tree to the village. Hand-colored engraving of a 19th-century illustration by Howard Pyle

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Sleighs in the 19th century

Sleighs in the 19th century
Sleigh travel on a road in winter, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Lighting the gas lamps for a dinner party, 1800s

Lighting the gas lamps for a dinner party, 1800s
Guests awaiting the return of gas-light during a Christmas dinner-party, New York City, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00030

HOUS2A-00030
Large turkey strutting in front of an admiring family at Thanksgiving season, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Thomas Nast Santa Claus reading his mail, 1800s

Thomas Nast Santa Claus reading his mail, 1800s
Santa Claus opening a stack of letters, 1880s. Hand-colored woodcut of a Thomas Nast illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Christmas bell-ringers in England, 1700s

Christmas bell-ringers in England, 1700s
Ringing Christmas bells in an English belfry, 1700s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00001

HOUS2A-00001
Thanksgiving-Day feast among the Puritans of New England. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Final touches to the brides wedding gown, 1850s

Final touches to the brides wedding gown, 1850s
Mother helping her daughter put on her wedding gown, 1850s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Bride cutting the wedding cake, 1800s

Bride cutting the wedding cake, 1800s
Bride cutting the cake at a wedding reception, 1890s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Fourth of July centennial celebration in Philadelphia, 1876

Fourth of July centennial celebration in Philadelphia, 1876
Centennial Fourth of July celebration in front of Independence Hall, Philadelphia, 1876. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Santa Claus and Father Time, 1874

Santa Claus and Father Time, 1874
Father Time ringing bells for the arrival of Santa Claus in his sleigh, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Summer holiday celebration in an American village, 1800s

Summer holiday celebration in an American village, 1800s
Country people enjoying an outdoor gathering, dancing to a makeshift band, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Centennial celebration at Independence Hall, 1876

Centennial celebration at Independence Hall, 1876
Colonial flag and fireworks over Independence Hall to celebrate the Centennial of the Declaration of Independence, 1876. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Statue of Liberty inaugurated in New York harbor, 1886

Statue of Liberty inaugurated in New York harbor, 1886
Celebrating the Statue of Libertys installation in New York City, 1886. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Christmas singalong, 1860s

Christmas singalong, 1860s
Mother and children singing Christmas carols around the piano, 1860s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Winter fun in Victorian England

Winter fun in Victorian England
Christmas-Eve snowball fight in an English town, 1860. Color lithograph reproduction of an illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00148

HOUS2A-00148
Plum pudding served for a frontier familys Christmas dinner, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration by A.B. Frost

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Bride in ancient Rome

Bride in ancient Rome
Dressing a Roman bride. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

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HOUS2A-00010
Merry old Santa Claus, 1880s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century Thomas Nast illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00020

HOUS2A-00020
Boys scaring their friend with a jack-o lantern, a Halloween prank, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00023

HOUS2A-00023
Bobbing for apples at a Halloween party in Ireland, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00044

HOUS2A-00044
Christmas party in a baronial hall in the olden time, England. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00032

HOUS2A-00032
Christmas merriment in an old English manor. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Independence Day festivities in New York City, 1834

Independence Day festivities in New York City, 1834
Fourth of July celebration in New York City, looking south on Broadway from Cortlandt Street, 1834. Hand-colored halftone reproduction of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00063

HOUS2A-00063
Saint Nicholas riding into a village carrying a basket and an evergreen bough. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00065

HOUS2A-00065
Family bringing home their Christmas tree and mistletoe, 1880s. Hand-colored woodcut

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00066

HOUS2A-00066
Santa Claus on a rooftop carrying a decorated Christmas tree, 1860s. Hand-colored woodcut

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00068

HOUS2A-00068
Santa Claus speaking to a child on the telephone, " Hello Little One!" 1880s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration by Thomas Nast

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00069

HOUS2A-00069
Santa Claus on a rooftop hiding from a boy, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration by Thomas Nast

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00070

HOUS2A-00070
Children finding gifts on the family Christmas tree, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00071

HOUS2A-00071
Family admiring their Christmas tree, adorned with gifts, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00087

HOUS2A-00087
Saint Valentine observing a young couple, the origin of Valentines Day. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00104

HOUS2A-00104
Fourth of July celebration in Centre Square, Philadelphia, 1819. Hand-colored woodcut reproduction of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Christmas music in an Anglican church, 1880s

Christmas music in an Anglican church, 1880s
Choir singing a Christmas hymn in an Anglican church, 1880s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00130

HOUS2A-00130
Rural July Fourth celebration, with patriotic speeches, dancing, and socializing, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

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HOUS2A-00124
Festooning a Civil War memorial statue on Decoration Day in New York City, 1880s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Easter game of cracking eggs, 1800s

Easter game of cracking eggs, 1800s
Schoolboys cracking eggs, an Easter activity, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of an E.A. Abbey illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00151

HOUS2A-00151
Santa Claus paying a Christmas visit to his young friends in the United States, 1850s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00152

HOUS2A-00152
The Christmas maiden and Hans Trapp visit a family, a Christmas Eve tradition in Alsace. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HSET2A-00078

HSET2A-00078
A Kentucky wedding, about 1800. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Fourth of July in a Maine village

Fourth of July in a Maine village
Small town parade and Fourth of July celebration, Alfred, Maine. Digital photograph

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HOUS2A-00058
Holiday guests toasting the New Year in New Amsterdam, 1640. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: Rural Christmas gathering of neighbors, 1800s

Rural Christmas gathering of neighbors, 1800s
People going to a neighbors Christmas party in the country. Hand-colored woodcut of a Caldecott illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00120

HOUS2A-00120
Christmas edition of the Illustrated London News, 1888. Color lithograph

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00147

HOUS2A-00147
Neighbors celebrating Christmas Eve with a sleigh ride, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00027

HOUS2A-00027
Family preparing Thanksgiving dinner, 1850s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageHolidays:celebrations Collection: HOUS2A-00029

HOUS2A-00029
Women preparing Thanksgiving dinner in a big kitchen, circa 1890. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration



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