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'Tis the Season

Wintertime festivals of light abound in colder climes and when the days are the shortest. Here, the winter darkness is defied during World War II at the Boston Navy Yard.

National Archives Identifier 6676479, Man-made Christmas tree

Citation: Man-Made Christmas Tree, 1946; Ship-fitter Third Class James M. West of South Carolina, is shown "trimming" the "tree;" RG 181: Records of Naval Districts and Shore Establishments, 1784 - 2000;

National Archives Identifier: 6676479