Teddy Roosevelt banned Christmas trees from the White House

Teddy Roosevelt banned Christmas trees from the White House.

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Teddy Roosevelt banned Christmas trees from the White House.

By: Patrick Coveny, Fall Editor and Reporter

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Roosevelt was a strong environmentalist who detested the thought of killing trees for decorative purposes.

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