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Carving of Abraham Lincoln at Mount Rushmore

Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mount Rushmore National Memorial, (S.D.)
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Sculpting  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7610
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Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies, [circa 1938-1939]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7610

LiDAR on Mount Rushmore

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-12-08T15:55:51.000Z
Topic:
Design  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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cooperhewitt
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_osWy28SCwds

Mount Rushmore

Collection Creator:
De Vivo, Michael  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1938-1939
Scope and Contents:
Images depict the construction of Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt, as well as panoramic shots of Mount Rushmore.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies, circa 1938-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-devimich-ref17

VIDEO: Making Mount Rushmore

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:55:00 +0000
Topic:
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_33edca9bb8410835a72339075807cee6

$4.80 Mount Rushmore single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 4268
Medium:
paper; ink / lithographed
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
South Dakota
United States of America
Date:
June 6, 2008
Topic:
Art & Photography  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2008.2021.355
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2021.355

The Making of Mount Rushmore

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 31 Oct 2011 03:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_d2e073f342ae385cd12b1c113310b55d

Construction of Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-27T20:43:07.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_qx4wu8gzTaM

Mount Rushmore Was Supposed to Look Very Different

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-02-10T18:59:03.000Z
Youtube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
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edanmdm:yt_Bvj2URpgRc8

Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies

Creator:
De Vivo, Michael  Search this
Names:
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941 -- Photographs  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Linear Feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Transparencies
Place:
Mount Rushmore National Memorial (S.D.)
Date:
circa 1938-1939
Summary:
The Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies measure 0.1 linear feet and date from circa 1938 to 1939. The color transparencies depict the construction of the presidential portraits atop Mount Rushmore. Several show the sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, and others at work on the project.
Scope and Contents:
The Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies measure 0.1 linear feet and date from circa 1938 to 1939. The color transparencies depict the construction of the presidential portraits atop Mount Rushmore. Several show the sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, and others at work on the project.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 1 series.

Series 1: Photographic Materials, circa 1938-1939 (0.1 linear feet; Box 1)
Biographical / Historical:
Michael De Vivo is a collector from Bedford Hills, New York.
Provenance:
The photographic transparencies were donated in 1988 by collector Michael De Vivo, who received the materials from the J. Walter Thompson advertising agency in New York.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Rights:
The Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Genre/Form:
Transparencies
Citation:
Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies, circa 1938-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.devimich
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Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies
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Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-devimich
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Subject:
Washington, George  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Roosevelt, Theodore  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait group  Search this
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000278
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126984
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Subject:
Washington, George  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Roosevelt, Theodore  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait group  Search this
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000279
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126985
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Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies, [circa 1938-1939]

Creator:
De Vivo, Michael  Search this
Subject:
Borglum, Gutzon  Search this
Topic:
Transparencies  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10477
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213889
AAA_collcode_devimich
Theme:
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213889
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Gutzon Borglum and Others at Work on Mount Rushmore

Collection Creator:
De Vivo, Michael  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1938-1939
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies, circa 1938-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Mount Rushmore monument photographic transparencies
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-devimich-ref16

The Last Living Carver of Mount Rushmore Reflects on the Monument at 75

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:15:10 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_6eb03d663ce8c89cfca5e572d969e9ce

Mount Rushmore National Memorial: detail of head of Abraham Lincoln nearly completed [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000283
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126989
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial: detail of head of Thomas Jefferson nearly completed [sculpture] / (photographed by Charles d'Emery)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Photographer:
D'Emery, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000280
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126986
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial: detail of head of George Washington nearly completed [sculpture] / (photographed by Charles d'Emery)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Photographer:
D'Emery, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Washington, George  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000281
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126987
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial: detail of head of Thomas Jefferson nearly completed [sculpture] / (photographed by Charles d'Emery)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Photographer:
D'Emery, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000282
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126988
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial: detail of heads of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln nearly completed [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Washington, George  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait group  Search this
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000284
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126990
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial: detail of heads of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson nearly completed [sculpture] / (photographed by Charles d'Emery)

Artist:
Borglum, Gutzon 1867-1941  Search this
Photographer:
D'Emery, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Washington, George  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait group  Search this
Portrait male--Head  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0000285
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126991
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