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The Wolcott House dons its gay apparel for holiday visitors.

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Moving mannequins which had been at Netterfields Fish and Chips are part of a display designed specifically for children.

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Wolcott House volunteer coordinator Janet Russ Jones, of Maumee, with a dried orange slice that decorates a tree in the parlor. She and other members of the Maumee Garden Club decorated the parlor.

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Wolcott House curator Marilyn Wendler, of Perrysburg, in the Victorian-era dining room.

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Judy Walrod, of Perrysburg, Museum Store manager and Christmas decorating volunteer, next to the banister garland she created.

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Judy Walrod, next to the banister garland she created.

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The Judge's office is decorated for Christmas. Above the mantel is a print of the St. Nicholas from "A Visit from St. Nicholas", this year's theme.

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St. Nicholas with toys in a sled from the late 1800s in the Judge's office.

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The Judge's office is decorated for Christmas.

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Wolcott House curator Marilyn Wendler, of Perrysburg, adjusts one of the holiday dresses in the parlor.

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Exterior of the Wolcott House.

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Several Thomas Nast prints, including "Merry Old Santa Claus", which appeared in Harper's Weekly, January 1, 1881, at top.

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The Judge's office is decorated for Christmas.

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The Judge's office at the Wolcott House.

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The dining room, decorated for the Victorian era.

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"..not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse", "A Visit from St. Nicholas", by Clement Moore, this year's theme.

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A decoration at the Wolcott House in Maumee.

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Moving mannequins. It demonstrates the theme of "A Visit from St. Nicholas", by Clement Moore. The print is Thomas Nast's "A Christmas Box".

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Exterior of the Museum Store of the Wolcott House.

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