Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Gutzon Borglum Birthday

American sculptor who created the huge sculpture of four American Presidents was born today.

Gutzon Borglum Born (John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum) at Bear Lake ID was the son of Mormon pioneers, he worked the last 14 years of his life on the Mount Rushmore sculpture, which still is not finished.

For more on his life try the book "Gutzon Borglum : his life and work" by Robin Borglum Carter

or check out our large collection of books and videos on Mount Rushmore. (978.3)

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