"Holiday Americana"

Photograph: Jeremiah Gurney
"Charles Dickens at 200"
Thursday January 3 2013 10:30 - 17:00
The Morgan collects an assortment of Christmas artifacts, including an original manuscript of Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, a letter written by George Washington on Christmas Day, 1777, the first printed appearance of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas and original sheet music of legendary holiday songs, such as Irving Berlin's "White Christmas."
Event website: http://themorgan.org