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Christmas tree production in western Montana in 1940 by E. F. Rapraeger

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Published by Northern Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station in Missoula, Mont .
Written in English


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Statementby E.F. Rapraeger
SeriesResearch note / Northern Rocky Mountain Forest & Range Experiment Station -- no. 12, Research note (Northern Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Missoula, Mont.)) -- no. 12.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 leaves ;
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Open LibraryOL26198395M

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Montana Fresh Christmas Trees, Austin, Texas. 71 likes 3 talking about this 75 were here. “The freshes trees in Austin!” For 34 years, Joel and Ken have brought quality trees to town for the. Forest Service - 8 years Forestry Consultant - 12 years TERRITORY: Western Montana, Northern Idaho, Eastern Washington - 15 - NAME: Donald M. Wood, A.C.F. FIRM NAME: Wood Forestry Services ADDRESS: Glacier Drive Lolo, Montana PHONE: () SPECIALTIES: Absentee Owner Representation Appraisals Cruising & Marking Environmental.   Scenes from the lighting of the Capitol Christmas Tree, cut from the Kootenai National Forest in northwest Montana. The annual lighting ceremony took place in Washington D.C. on Dec. 7. The Christmas tree’s popularity spread with the help of the influential magazine Godey’s Lady’s Book, which in published the illustration of the British royals, though the depiction of the family was altered to appear American. This and other efforts helped make Christmas trees popular in the United States by the s.

  Blown-glass ornaments were offered for sale in Britain and the United States as early as the s, many produced in small workshops in Germany and Bohemia, which also created decorations made from tinsel, cast lead, beads, pressed paper, and cotton batting. In the United States, F.W. Woolworth was selling $25 million in ornaments annually by , by which time strings of electric tree .   When he first considered writing a book, Montana was still a major tree producer. By the time “The Montana Christmas Tree Story” was published, however, the .   While Montana newspapers are my main source, places on the past’s backroads like “Acculturation of the Finns in Milltown Montana” or a “Survey of Christmas tree production on private lands in western Montana.” but concentrates on a year period between and It’s a great read, with the kind of nuggets I enjoy. Christmas tree production was starting to be viewed as a profitable enterprise that would boost western North Carolina agriculture. In estimated the farm income in Avery County was $2,, (Agricultural Extension Service, , July 5).