This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Gutzon Borglum

Sculptor (25-Mar-1867 — 6-Mar-1941)


Mary Montgomery Borglum; with Robert Casey. Give the Man Room: The Story of Gutzon Borglum. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. 1952. 326pp.

Robert J. Dean. Living Granite: The Story of Borglum and the Mount Rushmore Memorial. New York City: Viking Press. 1949. 128pp.

Gilbert Courtland Fite. Mount Rushmore. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. 1952. 272pp.

Jesse Larner. Mount Rushmore: An Icon Reconsidered. New York City: Thunder's Mouth Press. 2002. 390pp.

Willadene Price. Gutzon Borglum: Artist and Patriot. Chicago, IL: Rand, McNally Co.. 1961. 224pp.

Howard Shaff and Audrey Karl Shaff. Six Wars at A Time: The Life and Times of Gutzon Borglum, Sculptor of Mount Rushmore. Sioux Falls, SD: Center for Western Studies. 1985. 379pp.

Rex Alan Smith. The Carving of Mount Rushmore. New York: Abbeville Press. 1985. 415pp.

John Taliaferro. Great White Fathers: The Story of the Obsessive Quest to Create Mount Rushmore. New York City: PublicAffairs. 2002. 453pp.


Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are encyclopedic in nature but might be limited to a specific field, such as musicians or film directors. A lack of listings here does not indicate unimportance -- we are nowhere near finished with this portion of the project -- though if many are shown it does indicate a wide recognition of this individual.

  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Legends in Their Own Time (p.29)

  6. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.63)

  7. A Dictionary of 20th Century World Biography (Oxford) (p.74)

  8. Webster's American Biographies (p.120)

  9. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.61)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications