Angels, 1955. (Artist: Harald Damslett)
Tomorrow is December 1 and there are only twenty four days left until Christmas Eve. What about sending a handwritten greeting to family and friends to get you and them into the Spirit of Christmas?
Here you will find some old Norwegian “julekort” for inspiration and joy! (Jul is the Norwegian name for Christmas, “kort” means card).
Nisse (gnome) father and mother with horse, cart and pig, 1920. (Artist: Unknown)
Christmas shopping and wheat sheaf with bullfinches, 1953. (Artist: Unknown)
On the way to Christmas Eve service, 1947. (Artist: Unknown)
Nisse and horse, 1920s. (Artist: Unknown)
Christmas and winter on the farm, 1953. (Artist: Unknown)
For more traditional Norwegian Christmas cards, please see: Old English Christmas Cards (Christmas 2013)
Text by: Thor Lanesskog, ThorNews
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