Christmas in Harrisburg: 100 Years Ago

Central Pennsylvania celebrated war-time Christmas in 1917 by welcoming soldiers on leave, big turkey dinners, and plenty of snow.


Letters to Santa Claus Reveal Wishes of Pennsylvania Children from 1904

The Harrisburg Telegraph published hundreds of letters to Santa Claus in its December 1904 issues. They reveal pictures of life in the first decade of the 20th century.