22 Vintage Photos of Public Square Decked Out for Christmas

Winterfest at Public Square is just around the corner. Check out how the square looked in years past.

Photos courtesy of Cleveland Memory Project

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Christmas decorations along Euclid Ave., 1979
Christmas decorations along Euclid Ave., 1979
Christmas decorations at Public Square, 1956
Christmas decorations at Public Square, 1956
Christmas decorations at Public Square, 1962
Christmas decorations at Public Square, 1962
Christmas decorations at Public Square, 1966
Christmas decorations at Public Square, 1966
Christmas decorations at the Illuminating Co., 1959
Christmas decorations at the Illuminating Co., 1959
Christmas festivities at Public Square, 1964
Christmas festivities at Public Square, 1964
Christmas decorations in Public Square, 1966
Christmas decorations in Public Square, 1966
Christmas lights downtown Cleveland, 1980
Christmas lights downtown Cleveland, 1980
Christmas time window shopping, 1935
Christmas time window shopping, 1935
Christmas tree downtown Public Square, 1966
Christmas tree downtown Public Square, 1966