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The story of Mount Rushmore.

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

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  • Mount Rushmore National Memorial (S.D.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mount Rushmore National Memorial (S.D.) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Mount Rushmore National Memorial (S.D.)

    • About the Edition

      Relates the conception and execution of the giant monument to four American Presidents carved upon Mount Rushmore.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllus. by Phil Austin.
      SeriesCornerstones of freedom
      ContributionsAustin, Phil, 1910- illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF657.R8 P7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p.
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5686427M
      LC Control Number69018435

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Max's fate becomes inextricably tied to this odd love triangle, and how he sets about resolving it is the story in the film. — Gary Dickerson Max is a homely 10th-grade scholarship boy at Rushmore, a private school where he fails classes but constantly organizes clubs and plays.

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Don "Nick" Clifford worked on Mount Rushmore from toaccording to the self-published book that he wrote with his wife, Carolyn. They were married for more than 45 years. They were. Mount Rushmore sculptor Gutzon Borglum and his son, InClifford and his wife wrote his story in a book, “Mount Rushmore Q&A”.

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Mount Rushmore teaches readers about the making of a memorial to honor four of America's most popular presidents. Book Now Venture into the world of Gutzon Borglum, the sculptor of Mount Rushmore, from the blasting of the stone to the grandeur of the "Seated Lincoln." The Borglum Story will enable children and adults to step back in time and become part of the carving years.

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