The Chrismas Archives

CHRISTMAS INTO
THE 21st CENTURY


When the new millenium approached, many Christmas-related websites were created to celebrate the event. Only a few remain today, and we list a selection of them, if you are still interested in how the event was celebrated.

CHRISTMAS IN THE 21st CENTURY If there is a custom, christmas items or word you would like to know about, please Email me or leave your request on my Forum. The answer will, if appropriate, appear in the CHRISTMAS ENCYCLOPEDIA.

ADVENT AND ADVENT CALENDARS.

BANG OF EXPECTATIONS. The history of the Christmas Cracker.

CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS. A potted history of decorating.

DIGGING AROUND THE ROOTS
A brief look at the beginnings of British Christmas

A THUMBNAIL HISTORY OF CHRISTMAS IN ENGLAND

CHRONOLOGY OF SANTA CLAUS

A CHRONOLOGICAL HISTORY OF THE CHRISTMAS TREE. A different approach to the history of the Christmas Tree. Starting with early references and legends in the 7th century, this page looks at how the Christmas Tree has evolved, every era is illustrated with fine old engravings.

THE STORY OF THE CHRISTMAS CAKE. The traditional Christmas cake evolved from two Victorian customs in the 1870's. Read how they emerged into today's Christmas cakes.

LET US KNOW IF YOU HAVE A MILLENIUM SITE, OR ANYTHING WHICH WE MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN. Here is one we have found:

THE MILLENNIUM PROJECT: Global Futures Studies & Research