Christmas Celebrations at the White House



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Theodore Roosevelt, an ardent conservationist, would not permit trees to be cut for use in the White House. However, one year his active children brought in a small tree and hid it in the attic sewing room.

Theodore Roosevelt, an ardent conservationist, would not permit trees to be cut for use in the White House. However, one year his active children brought in a small tree and hid it in the attic sewing room.


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