Learn more about Doane Robinson's idea and his support for the creation of Mount Rushmore.
Charles E. Rushmore
Mount Rushmore was named after Charles E. Rushmore. Read his letter to Doane Robinson describing how that happened.
Calvin Coolidge became a big supporter of Mount Rushmore. Read the speech he delivered at the August 10, 1927, dedication.
Last updated: April 7, 2020