Vintage Photograph Shows a Modest Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree in 1947

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, 1947
Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, 1947
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The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is arguably the most famous Christmas Tree and lighting ceremony in the world. Now a major media production and concert with superstars, the ceremony had humble beginnings. In this vintage photograph from 1947, see the modestly decorated, albeit tall, Christmas tree from 70 years ago.

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