December 7, 2013

Christmas of the early settlers 

For the early settlers in Upper Canada the evergreen symbolized renewed growth and hope in the depth of the cold winter, so during the Christmas season they would decorate their houses with masses of evergreen branches.

( Oshawa this week, November 30th ,2003) 

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