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BUILDING
 
 
Mount Rushmore National Memorial - Shrine of Democracy
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DESIGNER
 
 
Gutzon Borglum

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LOCATION
 
Continent
North America
Nation
United States
State
South Dakota
County
Pennington
Town
Keystone
Place
Black Hills National Forest
Address
3 mi. W of Keystone off U.S. 16A
 
 
Telephone
+1.605.574.2523
Website
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TYPOLOGY
 
ARCHITECTURE
Monuments, decorations, furnishings, graphics
Monuments and works of art

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENTS
Landscape architecture
Public parks
Land Art
Memorials
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
1927    
Realisation
1941
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AWARDS
 
1966
U.S. National Register of Historic Places
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THE BUILDING IN CINEMA
 
Title
  National Treasure. Book of Secrets
Directed by
Jon Turteltaub
Nationality
USA
Year of production
2007
Cast
Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Harvey Keitel, Ed Harris, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Bruce Greenwood, Helen Mirren
Building's role
Considerable
Title
  North by Northwest
Directed by
Alfred Hitchcock
Nationality
USA
Year of production
1959
Cast
Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis
Building's role
Appreciable
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ADDITIONS AND DIGRESSIONS
 
 
Deep Purple, in Rock, UK 1970
Deep Purple in Rock Mount RushmoreThe cover of Deep Purple's album "in Rock", depicts the faces of the five members of the band (Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, Ian Paice) sculptured on Monte Rushmore.
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CLIENT
 
 
President Calvin Coolidge
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Surface
km² 5.17 (acres 1,278.45)
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m. 1,745 (ft. 5,725) above sea level
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STAFF
 
Associate designers
Lincoln Borglum
Art intervention
Gutzon Borglum, Lincoln Borglum, Korczak Ziolkowski
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ANNOTATIONS
 
 
The George Washington (1732-1799) head was formally dedicated in 1930, followed by Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) in 1936, Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) in 1937, and Theodore Roosvelt (1858-1919) in 1939.
 
 
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