National Community Christmas Tree, Presque Isle, 1959

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National Community Christmas Tree, Presque Isle, 1959

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The 1959 National Community Christmas Tree is on a flat bed railroad car waiting to be transported to Washington, D.C.

The sign reads, "President Eisenhower, The Nation's Christmas Tree, Prepared by: Maine Public Service, Lloyd N. White, Inc, Cole express.Shipped by: BAR, MEC, BM, DH, PENN Railroads. Presented by the Presque Isle, Maine Chamber of Commerce."

BAR is the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad, BM is the Boston and Maine Railroad, DH is the Delaware and Hudson, and PENN is the Pennsylvania Railroad.

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  • Title: National Community Christmas Tree, Presque Isle, 1959
  • Creator: Presque Isle Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Creation Date: 1959
  • Subject Date: 1959
  • Location: Presque Isle, Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: PI21242
  • 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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