Three for the Holidays–5

An offering of vintage holiday images.

Glædelig Jul, 1919 (Joyful Christmas);  Nasjonalbiblioteket on The Commons (Flickr);  National Library of Norway; http://www.flickr.com/photos/national_library_of_norway/6423756051/

Glædelig Jul, 1919
(Joyful Christmas)
Nasjonalbiblioteket on The Commons (Flickr)
National Library of Norway


Kerstinkopen doen (Christmas Shopping);  Nationaal Archief of the Netherlands on The Commons (Flickr); Spaarnestad Photo, Christmas Gifts. Studio recording. The last Christmas shopping, Netherlands 1961. http://www.flickr.com/photos/nationaalarchief/3117495287/

Kerstinkopen doen
(Christmas Shopping)
Nationaal Archief of the Netherlands on The Commons (Flickr)

Spaarnestad Photo, Christmas Gifts. Studio recording. The last Christmas shopping, Netherlands 1961.


Carts full of turkeys, December 16, 1907 National Library of Ireland on The Commons (Flickr)  December 16, 1907 - ladCarts full of turkeys queueing on the quays in Waterford city, at the foot of Conduit Lane, perhaps on the way to Flynn’s Poultry Stores. This shot was taken just outside Bell’s Chemists at 80 Meagher’s Quay. http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6520325869/

Carts full of turkeys, December 16, 1907
National Library of Ireland on The Commons (Flickr)

December 16, 1907 - ladCarts full of turkeys queueing on the quays in Waterford city, at the foot of Conduit Lane, perhaps on the way to Flynn’s Poultry Stores. This shot was taken just outside Bell’s Chemists at 80 Meagher’s Quay.

(It looks to be chilly day in December, yet the lad behind the first cart appears to barefoot. See close-up crop on right. – MpG 12/8/13)


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