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Kenworth T880 Begins Transport of U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree to Washington, D.C.

Harvesting Ceremony Completed, 50th Anniversary Tour Begins Nov. 2 in Minnesota More than 300 people joined the U.S. Forest Service, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, and federal, state and local representatives Wednesday to celebrate the harvesting of the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree near Cass Lake, Minn. After the ceremony, the special 75-foot white […]

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A MACK® Pinnacle™ model delivers the 88-foot Christmas tree to the U.S. Capitol on a custom-built oversized trailer.

Christmas Comes Early to the U.S. Capitol Thanks to a MACK® Pinnacle™

After completing a journey of more than 5,000 miles on the back of a MACK® Pinnacle™ model, the 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree was lit in an official ceremony at the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 3. The tree traveled from the Colville National Forest in the state of Washington to the west lawn of the U.S. […]

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The 2013 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree was harvested from the Colville National Forest in Washington State to begin its multi-state trek to Washington, D.C. with the help of a 2014 MACK® Pinnacle™ model truck.

2013 Capitol Christmas Tree is Bound for Washington, D.C. on a MACK® Pinnacle™

The 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree began its cross-country journey this week from the Colville National Forest near Usk, Wash. to the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol on a 2014 MACK® Pinnacle™ Axle Back model. More than 300 people joined the U.S. Forest Service and state and local government representatives Nov. 1 to celebrate the […]

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Mack Reveals Design for Its 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree Truck

Mack Trucks revealed the 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree truck decal design, which will be proudly displayed on the two custom MACK® Pinnacle™ models charged with transporting the 2013 Capitol Christmas Tree cross-country from the state of Washington to Washington, D.C. The design features Mack the Bulldog resolutely pulling a lit Christmas tree on a sled […]

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