SD Highway 244
(Mt Rushmore National Memorial)
John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum
St. Charles, Idaho, 1867 - Chicago, Illinois 1941
American sculptor, creator the monumental presidents' heads at Mount Rushmore
Sculpted by his son
Lincoln Borglum © 1961
This bust is an enlargement of the original and was produced by Lincoln's son, Jim Borglum and Monique Ziolkowski-Howe (daughter of Korczak Ziolkowski). It stands not far from the Lincoln Borglum Visitors Center.
- James Lincoln de la Mothe Borglum (Stamford, Connecticut 1912 - Corpus Christi, Texas 1986),
American sculptor, photographer, author and engineer; he was best known for overseeing the completion of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial after the death in 1941 of the project's leader, his father Gutzon Borglum
Location N 43°52'35" W 103°27'19"
Item Code: ussd04; Photograph: 19 October 2010
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