The First Lady Receives the White House Christmas Tree

The First Lady Receives the White House Christmas Tree

The First Lady is presented with the Official White House Christmas Tree, which this year comes from Shepherdstown, West Virginia. The 18 ½ ft Douglas-fir will arrives on the traditional horse drawn carriage to the North Portico. The tree will be on display in the Blue Room throughout the holiday season. November 27, 2009. (Public Domain)