Here are a selection of Christmas photos dating from my family’s history … showing decorations over the years … dating from 1900 to today. While this Christmas is definitely different than any other year we can still celebrate family memories.
Edith Thomas, my Dad’s Mum
Christmas Day, 1902
Mission City, BC
Christmas tree when my Dad lived at 1255 Oscar St, Victoria, BC
These are real candles that are lit on the tree
Mum and Dad in home I grew up in.
December 25, 1945
Note the nativity scene on tv … I now have it in my home.
December 25, 1957
Note the wreath in the window and the nativity scene on the tv … I have both in my condo now.
December 25, 1964
Each year I helped my Dad display Santa on our chimney … my Grandfather made the Santa … my brother now has Santa.
I now have the Santa and sleigh which is on my mantle.
2nd last Christmas in my parent’s home.
The nativity scene …
Christmas 2010 and every year since.
Christmas trees over the years.
Be safe everyone and Merry Christmas.