The National Christmas Tree: Celebrating 91 Years of American Tradition

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It was 1923 and Frederick Morris Feiker, a press aide to United States Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover had the idea of a decorated, outdoor national Christmas tree. It was him who suggested that President Calvin Coolidge personally light the tree and together with Vermont … (62)

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