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December 17, 2015

 

For over 100 years, letters have poured into Santa Claus, Indiana, each season; compiled in “Letters to Santa Claus,” here is just one of the millions received.

Dear Santa: A Letter from the 1960s

For over 100 years, letters have poured into Santa Claus, Indiana, each season; compiled in “Letters to Santa Claus,” here is just one of the millions received.

December 17, 2015

 

For over 100 years, letters have poured into Santa Claus, Indiana, each season; compiled in “Letters to Santa Claus,” here is just one of the millions received.

Dear Santa: A Letter from the 1950s

For over 100 years, letters have poured into Santa Claus, Indiana, each season; compiled in “Letters to Santa Claus,” here is just one of the millions received.

December 17, 2015

 

Established in 1976, Santa's Elves' have spent countless hours writing to children around the world, funded by the generosity of spirit and community donations.

Dear Santa: Santa’s Elves

Established in 1976, Santa's Elves' have spent countless hours writing to children around the world, funded by the generosity of spirit and community donations.

December 17, 2015

 

For over 40 years, Santa Claus, Indiana's Jim Yellig spent his days as Santa Claus, answering letters from children and greeting guests at Santa Claus Land.

Dear Santa: Indiana’s Santa Jim

For over 40 years, Santa Claus, Indiana's Jim Yellig spent his days as Santa Claus, answering letters from children and greeting guests at Santa Claus Land.

December 17, 2015

 

Since being introduced to the American culture in 1822, Santa Claus has come to represent not just the magic of Christmas, but also the personification of hope.

Dear Santa: The Magic of Santa

Since being introduced to the American culture in 1822, Santa Claus has come to represent not just the magic of Christmas, but also the personification of hope.

December 17, 2015

 

Founded in 1856, Santa Claus, Indiana, has received millions of letters from children for Santa.  In 1914, postmaster James Martin started writing back.

Dear Santa: Santa Claus, Indiana

Founded in 1856, Santa Claus, Indiana, has received millions of letters from children for Santa. In 1914, postmaster James Martin started writing back.

December 10, 2015

 

Bloomington Lutenist, Scott Witzke, performs “Greensleeves” on an 8-course Renaissance lute built by Grant Tomlinson in Vancouver, B.C.

Scott Witzke – “Greensleeves”

Bloomington Lutenist, Scott Witzke, performs “Greensleeves” on an 8-course Renaissance lute built by Grant Tomlinson in Vancouver, B.C.

December 10, 2015

 

Scott Witzke – “Dulci Jubilo”

Bloomington Lutenist, Scott Witzke, performs “Dulci Jubilo,” as set by Esaias Reusner in 1645 on an 8-course Renaissance lute built by Grant Tomlinson.

December 10, 2015

 

Since 1962, IBEW 481 and the city of Indianapolis have joined together to transform the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ monument into the world’s largest Christmas Tree!

Circle of Lights

Since 1962, IBEW 481 and the city of Indianapolis have joined together to transform the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ monument into the world’s largest Christmas Tree!

December 10, 2015

 

For over 20 years, the Whitetail Acres Christmas tree farm, in Brookville, Indiana, has been home to the most unlikely Hoosier residents, reindeer!

Whitetail Acres’ Reindeer

For over 20 years, the Whitetail Acres Christmas tree farm, in Brookville, Indiana, has been home to the most unlikely Hoosier residents, reindeer!

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