American Christmas Stories, Volume 1


Enjoy historical Christmas tidbits with these short, true stories from American history! Featuring letters, journal entries, and personal narratives of Americans from 1773 through 1926, this collection is a patchwork of the wide variety of Christmas experiences from the past. You’ll read stories of homesteaders, colonists, soldiers, newspaper editors, and children, and get a historic look at Christmas customs and special meals.


Volume 1 of American Christmas Stories builds on the Knowledge Keepers tradition of seeking out the written words of our American ancestors, answering questions about the who, where, when, and why of everyday life in America. They include “An Engineer’s Christmas Story, Christmas in Chicago 1926, Origin of the Christmas Card, The Cowboy’s Christmas Ball, President Harrison as Santa Claus, and many more.

Knowledge Keepers is passionate about bringing authentic historical documents such as letters, autobiographies, diaries, and firsthand accounts into affordable print books so that every family may preserve America’s history in their own home library. Join Knowledge Keepers Bookstore! Read, collect, and pass this knowledge down to your children and grandchildren.

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Weight 12.5 oz
Dimensions 9 × 6 × .50 in


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