Victorian Christmas

Victorian Christmas – Photo Tour of the Victorian Stroll inTroy, NY

by Sandra Foyt

We have Victorian England to thank for many of the traditions that make the Christmas celebrations a delight: caroling, sending holiday cards, and decorating Christmas trees. Even the transformation of Father Christmas into the generous Santa Claus we know today took place during Queen Victoria’s […]

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Victorian Christmas at the Brown House Inn

by Sandra Foyt

When you attend a Victorian Christmas Party at the Brown House Inn, it’s as if time stopped during Queen Victoria’s reign. Some of my favorite memories as a Girl Scout leader were our visits to the Brown House in Amsterdam, NY. I’m not sure what I liked […]

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