Rockefeller Center, Christmas Tree, 1950.
New York City Santa's, 1950's - Photographer: Alfred Eisenstaedt.
Young Salvation Army volunteer soliciting Christmas time contributions at Rockefeller Center, 1954 - Photographer: Peter Stackpole.
Macy's department store employee cleaning up piles of debris after the Christmas shopping rush, 1948 - Photographer: Nina Leen.
Christmas decorations at Rockefeller Plaza, 1949 - Photographer: Andreas Feininger.
LINK: From the LIFE magazine archives.