Workers with Gerosa Master Riggers position the 2010 Rockefeller ...
Nov 12th, 2010
(AP) - Workers with Gerosa Master Riggers position the 2010 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree in on its stand in New York’s Rockefeller Plaza, Friday, Nov. 12, 2010. The 74-foot Norway Spruce was cut from the yard of New York City firefighter Peter Acton in Mahopac, N.Y. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) -
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