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Charter Oak Tree

U.S. Capitol Grounds
Commemorative Tree

Quercus alba white oak
(The Charter Oak)

On Behalf of the People
of Connecticut
The Charter Oak

sponsored by
Sen. Christopher Dodd

Planted on 
September 12, 2007

Full tree details are at aoc.gov/trees/people-connecticut-charter-oak.

U.S. Capitol, N.E.
(GPS Coordinates are Approximate)
United States
38° 53' 27.5856" N, 77° 0' 27.648" W
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