- Title: CF1835
17:22:46:00 - 17:27:49:00
Construction of Mount Rushmore. Coolidge and Borglum see work begin at Mt. Rushmore. 1927: President Coolidge, in group on horseback, riding trail to site of Mt. Rushmore Memorial. Coolidge and group at dedication site. Coolidge hands dynamite to Borglum, explosion. Various scenes of Borglum at work on models of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, Borglum with Roosevelt model, explosion, partly completed head of Washington, various scenes of workmen. Borglum directing work. Borglum shows off Mt. Rushmore to visitor. 1936: President Franklin Roosevelt visits Mt. Rushmore, with Borglum, unveiling head of Thomas Jefferson, Washington head, construction continues. 1939: Indians dance at unveiling of T. Roosevelt head, Borglum with William S. Hart. CU Borglum, scenes of completed Mt. Rushmore Memorial.
- Keywords:NEWSREEL, USA, AMERICAN PRESIDENTS, SCULPTURE
- Master Title:CF1835