Santa coming to Harrisburg
- According to National Civil War Museum's <A
HREF="http://www.nationalcivilwarmuseum.org/">website</A>, our own Santa
Claus (aka Kevin Rawlings) will be visiting Harrisburg during the holidays.
November 29-30, 2002 (Friday and Saturday) CIVIL WAR SANTA "TOYS FOR TOTS"
Kevin Rawlings, author of We Were Marching On Christmas Day, will appear as
the "Patriotic Santa Claus" depicted by Thomas Nast in 1862. Come and
see our beautifully decorated rotunda, listen to period carols, and put a toy
under our Christmas tree for the U.S. Marine Corps´’ "Toys For Tots" program.
December 20, 2002 (Friday) A VISIT FROM SAINT NICK
Kevin Rawlings returns as the Civil War Santa Claus to spread the joy of the
Christmas season. Learn how Santa Clause developed during the Civil War into
the jolly old elf we all recognize today
Website is: http://www.nationalcivilwarmuseum.org/
Check their schedule, as they have plenty of upcoming events.
- In a message dated 10/10/02 2:21:31 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> CIVIL WAR SANTA "TOYS FOR TOTS"And a great Santa he is too! I once had the priviledge of being a Santa's
> Kevin Rawlings, author of We Were Marching On Christmas Day, will appear as
> the "Patriotic Santa Claus" depicted by Thomas Nast in 1862
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