“Charles Dickens and the invention of Christmas”


This image of Queen Victoria, Prince Albert, and their children played a crucial role in making Christmas fashionable — not only in Great Britain but in North America, as well.


This weekend’s Hamblin/Peterson column has appeared in the Deseret News:





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