1. Ο Άγιος Βασίλης με τα δώρα στο έλκηθρο και δύο λευκές γαλοπούλες μπροστά, 1909...

 

vintage christmas santa sleigh colorization 1

 

 

Santa Claus with Christmas toys on a sled drawn by white turkeys. 1909.

 

 

 

2. Ο Άγιος Βασίλης μέσα σε αεροπλάνο, 1921...

 

Santa Claus in airplane, 1921.

 

 

Santa Claus in airplane, 1921.

 

 

 

3. Χριστουγεννιάτικο δέντρο στο πάρκο του Madison Square garden στην Νέα Υόρκη, 1910...

 

Christmas tree in Madison Square Park. New York, ca. 1910.

 

 

Christmas tree in Madison Square Park. New York, ca. 1910.

 

 

 

4. Στο πολυκατάστημα Harrods στο Λονδίνο, Δεκέμβριος 1953...

 

A resolutely tired Denzil Batchelor, in costume as Father Christmas, wearily answers another child's question at Harrods department store in London. December 1953.

 

 

A resolutely tired Denzil Batchelor, in costume as Father Christmas, wearily answers another child's question at Harrods department store in London. December 1953.

 

 

 

5. Εκπτώσεις στο εμπορικό κέντρο Macy's. Νέα Υόρκη, 1948...

 

The mess in the wake of a major sale day at Macy's. New York, 1948.

 

 

The mess in the wake of a major sale day at Macy's. New York, 1948.

 

 

 

6. Ίσως ο πιο ψηλός Άγιος Βασίλης που υπήρξε ποτέ, Δεκέμβριος 1949...

 

Claimed to be the biggest Santa Claus in the world, 7'8" Jacob Hudson Nacken is fitted for his costume by a tailor on arrival in New York from Germany.  December 1949.

 

 

Claimed to be the biggest Santa Claus in the world, 7'8" Jacob Hudson Nacken is fitted for his costume by a tailor on arrival in New York from Germany.  December 1949.

 

 

 

7. 'Σχολείο για Άγιους Βασίληδες', 1961...

 

Santa Claus school, 1961.

 

 

Santa Claus school, 1961.

 

 

 

8. Ένα γράμμα για τον Άγιο Βασίλη, 1910...

 

Letter for Santa Claus, ca. 1910.

 

 

Letter for Santa Claus, ca. 1910.

 

 

 

9. Στους δρόμους του Λονδίνου,ο Άγιος Βασίλης φορώντας στρατιωτικό κράνος, Δεκέμβριος 1940...

 

Father Christmas walks the streets of wartime London, The old man has exchanged his civilian red hood for a warlike 'tin hat', but, blitz or no blitz, he is delivering goods this year. December 1940.

 

 

Father Christmas walks the streets of wartime London, The old man has exchanged his civilian red hood for a warlike 'tin hat', but, blitz or no blitz, he is delivering goods this year. December 1940.

 

 

 

 10. Εργάτες στην ουρά για πληρωμή, στο πρώτο Χριστουγεννιάτικο δέντρο του κέντρου Rockefeller στην Νέα Υόρκη, 1931... 

 

Construction workers line up for pay beside the first Rockefeller Center Christmas tree in New York, 1931. The Christmas tree went on to become an annual tradition and a New York landmark. St. Patrick's Cathedral is visible in the background on Fifth Avenue.

 

 

Construction workers line up for pay beside the first Rockefeller Center Christmas tree in New York, 1931. The Christmas tree went on to become an annual tradition and a New York landmark. St. Patrick's Cathedral is visible in the background on Fifth Avenue.

 

 

 

11. Τα γράμματα των Χριστουγέννων, 1910... 

 

Christmas Mail, ca. 1910.

 

 

Christmas Mail, ca. 1910.

 

 

 

12. Η Χριστουγεννιάτικη αγορά στο Βερολίνο, 1899...

 

Christmas tree market. Berlin, 1899.

 

 

Christmas tree market. Berlin, 1899.

 

 

 

13. Γερμανικά στρατεύματα γύρω από ένα Χριστουγεννιάτικο δέντρο κατά τη διάρκεια του πρώτου παγκοσμίου πολέμου...

 

German troops singing around a Christmas tree in their trench on the Eastern Front during World War I.

 

 

German troops singing around a Christmas tree in their trench on the Eastern Front during World War I.

 

 

 

14. Ο Άγιος Βασίλης καταφτάνει στα Νησιά του Σολομώντα, 1960...

 

Santa arrives to entertain Allied troops on Christmas on Guadalcanal. Solomon Islands, 1960.

 

 

Santa arrives to entertain Allied troops on Christmas on Guadalcanal. Solomon Islands, 1960.

 

 

 

15. Ο 'Άγιος Βασίλης προσγειώνεται με αλεξίπτωτο σε εμπορικό κέντρο στην Φλόριντα των ΗΠΑ, 1962...

 

Santa Claus parachuting into Carol City Shopping Center. Florida, 1962.

 

 

Santa Claus parachuting into Carol City Shopping Center. Florida, 1962.

 

 

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