Photostory #136: Canada Exports "Merry Christmas": Yule Tree Industry Booms
National Film Board of Canada
December 17, 1957
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
The tradition of hiking into the woods a few days before Christmas to select the Yule tree is becoming more and more a memory nostalgically recalled by old-timers. Today most Canadians content themselves with making their selection at the local super-market, but Canada's vigorously growing Christmas tree industry assures that they may make their choice from a selection that is large, varied and handsome.