When searching for the historical beginning of the first Christmas tree, one must go very deep into the past. Just like Santa Claus one finds that the first Christmas tree was combination of many different facts, legends and customs. The first documented use of a tree in a winter Christmas celebration was in several locations in Northern Europe including Estonia, and Latvia, in the year 1510.
Sunday, October 10, 2010
Collectible - First Christmas Tree (R) Postage Stamp and Postmark - Celebrating 500 years of the First Christmas Tree (R)
Collectible - Commemorative Postage Stamp and Postmarked Envelope with Certificate of Authenticity - Celebrating 500 years of the First Christmas Tree (R)