An Ornament Origin Story!: "What's in the Box?" Holiday Special
What's in the Box? Join me as I explore a special Holiday themed box.
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Museum artifacts have many stories they can tell! You can explore what materials they are made of, how they were made, who made them, how they were used, or how they changed society – and so much more! Think of this video as the abridged history behind Christmas Tree ornaments, where I explore just a few chapters of its story.
I challenge you to look at the objects around you and think about all the stories they have to tell!
This video is part of our "What's in the Box" series, so check-out the "what's in the box" playlist for more.
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Intro and end graphics: Ryan Mealiffe
Research completed with the help of wonderful Campbell Museums volunteers!