US Capitol Christmas Tree - 2010 - jef1000

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The 2010 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree – a 67-foot Engelmann Spruce from Wyoming's Bridger-Teton National Forest – arrived at the West Front of the Capitol at 10 a.m. on Monday, November 29 in Washington DC.
Truck drivers Jeff Underwood, drove a 81-ft. tractor trailer with the Tree, and Mark Fortner, drove a the 53-ft. legal limit tractor trailer with about 75 smaller trees. Here Underwood and his family pose with Wyoming Senator John Barrasso
The tree will be lit by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi during a ceremony beginning at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, December 7, on the West Front Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. (Photo by Jeff Malet)