Mount Rushmore National Monument, South Dakota

Images from a visit to Mount Rushmore National Monument, in the Black Hills of South Dakota, on Flag Day, 14 June 2021.  Presidents (left-to-right):  George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln.  Executed by sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, beginning in  October 1927 and completed by his son, Lincoln, in October 1941.

Mount Rushmore – 14 June 2021

Up Washington’s Nose – 14 June 2021

A Better View of Presidents Jefferson and Roosevelt

Gutzon Borglum’s Model (early revision)

Record Room (never completed)

Mount Rushmore Cafeteria

Cafeteria Lamp