From the Vault: Dallas’ First Christmas Tree — 1874

by Paula Bosse

eisenlohr_1885_ebayThe Eisenlohr store and residence, Main and Field streets, 1885

by Paula Bosse

I loved stumbling across this eBay photo of the Eisenlohr store at the southwest corner of Main and Field and then discovering that Mr. Eisenlohr (father of the artist E. G. Eisenlohr) was responsible for introducing the Christmas tree to Dallas. Read about it in the post from last year, here.

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