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Tenement Holiday Crossword Puzzle

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Sip on some hot cocoa as you work on this special holiday crossword puzzle! Inspired by stories collected through our Your Story, Our Story project, this fun activity celebrates how families across the country spend the holidays.

Note: Multi-word answers should be written without spaces between the words.

Feeling stuck? Click the ⓘ info symbol for clues to be found in personal stories of holiday traditions!

A pair of children's boots on a chair. They're made of brown and black leather, with black buttons and light decorative stitch designs.

Discover the collection

Visit Your Story, Our Story, the Tenement Museum’s online digital storytelling exhibit! Read more stories of immigration, migration, and cultural identity, past and present, through objects and holiday traditions.

Explore holiday history

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Uncover the origins of your favorite holiday food traditions! This four-part series unwraps the ways these traditions have become integrated into our culture and helped shape our American identities.