The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence between Borglum and Dr. J.S. Lankford, between Borglum and Ellen Quillin, Director of the Witte Museum, San Antonio, Tex., and regarding Borglum's monument at the Alamo in San Antonio; photocopies of articles regarding Borglum's son, Lincoln; exhibition catalogs, brochures, and other printed material; and photographs of Borglum's sculpture.
Gutzon Borglum collection, 1926-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3056 available for use through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in the San Antonio Museum of Art.
Sculptor; Texas and mid-west. Brother of Solon Borglum, also a sculptor. Gutzon is most famous for carving the portraits of Lincoln, Washington, Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt on Mt. Rushmore.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001