Building frame for tree, Presque Isle, 1959

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Building frame for tree, Presque Isle, 1959

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Description

Presque Isle young men build a frame for transporting the 70-foot white spruce that was to become the National Christmas tree for the Christmas Pageant of Peace in Washington, D.C. in 1959.

The tree was from the farm of Alice Kimball, Parson Road, Presque Isle.

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  • Title: Building frame for tree, Presque Isle, 1959
  • Creator: Presque Isle Chamber of Commerce
  • Creation Date: 1959
  • Subject Date: 1959
  • Location: Presque Isle, Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 13 cm
  • Local Code: PI21245
  • Object Type: Image

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Presque Isle Historical Society
PO Box 285, Presque Isle, ME 04769
(207) 762-1151
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