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George Washington side view Mt Rusmore-050.tif

President George Washington  shown in side view at Rushmore National Memorial which is a sculpture carved into the granite face of Mount Rushmore near Keystone South Dakota.  Mt. Rushmore Sculpted by Gutzon Borglum and later his son Lincoln Borglum, Mount Rushmore features 60 foot sculptures of the heads of former United States presidents, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.  South Dakota historian Doane Robinson is credited with conceiving the idea of carving the likenesses of famous people into the Black Hills region of South Dakota..