Lincoln on Mt. Rushmore while work on the monument progressed., Undated
Scope and Contents
Black-and-white original and copy prints of Mount Rushmore before, during, and after construction. Included are close photographs of the presidents’ faces, workers drilling and blasting to shape the likenesses, and the working models sculptor Gutzen Borglum used to create Mount Rushmore.
- Creation: Undated
- From the Collection: Fite, Gilbert Courtland, 1918-2010 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
On June 26, 2023, the Western History Collections began a preservation project that has made many of its collections unavailable for a period of time. This collection is among the materials temporarily unavailable. Please contact Western History Collections if you wish to be added to a contact list to be notified when this collection becomes available.
Open for public research.
From the Collection: 72 Cubic Feet
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Part of the Western History Collections Repository
Monnet Hall, 3rd Floor
630 Parrington Oval
Norman Oklahoma 73019