Throughout 2018 we will continue to select artifacts that celebrate many of the traditional holidays or celebrations of the year. We will also feature many holidays/celebrations that you may not have heard of. Please make sure to keep coming back to see what is new!
October heralds the most celebratory seasons of the year. Check out the artifacts we have selected for this month’s Calendar Corner entries.
International Clergy Appreciation Month
Amusement for parishioners-Anaheim, California, USA-Presbyterian-Paper-3 1/2″ x 2″
Pope Francis doll-Collectible (demonstrates support for Pope)
World Smile Day-October 5th, 2018.
Custom made fangs created for Norine Dresser by Rees Smith, DDS.
Human teeth extracted by oral surgeon Dr. Lorenzo Gonzalez
Mad Hatter Day-October 6th, 2018.
St. Patrick’s Day Bowler Hat
Indigenous Peoples Day-October 8th, 2018.
Smudging, purification, cleansing, healing-USA/Mexico-Native American-Dried sage with blue and green string-4 1/2″ long
Protection/Blessings-USA-Native American-Leather/feathers/beads-12″ x 4 1/2″
World Egg Day-October 12th, 2018.
Cascarones (hollowed eggs filled with confetti)
National Frankenstein Day-October 29th, 2018.
Halloween decoration-USA-Halloween celebrants/Popular culture-Plastic-5 1/4″
Halloween-October 31st, 2018.
Pin, Jack-o-Lantern with fangs