The Christmas Tugboat

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The Christmas Tugboat

How the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Came to New York City

By George Matteson; Adele Ursone; James E. Ransome (Illustrator)

Clarion Books, Hardcover, 9780618992157, 39pp.

Publication Date: November 6, 2012


The splendid iconic Christmas tree at New York City's Rockefeller Center doesn't just spring up overnight. It is delivered by tugboat on the Hudson River. This is the story of how one such tree made the journey.