023 – Source Notes

Public notice from 1659 of the banning of Christmas in Massachusetts, courtesy of Wikipedia

The only source cited in the script for this episode was: Restad, Penne L. Christmas in America: A History. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996 [1995].

For more information on the history of Christmas and traditions discussed in this episode, I refer you to the following sources:

The instrumental version of Jingle Bells utilized for this episode is on Wikipedia under a Creative Commons license, and its creator was Kevin MacLeod of incompetech.com.