Historical Letters and Legislation
South Dakota State Historian, Doane Robinson, first contacted Sculptor Gutzon Borglum in 1924 to talk over the idea of a mountain carving in the Black Hills of South Dakota. His letter, dated August 29, 1924 is below.
Gutzon Borglum's Response
Gutzon Borglum replied to Doane Robinson's letter by telegram on August 28, 1924. The telegram is below.
Last updated: April 19, 2017