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American Experience | Mount Rushmore Preview | PBS

Duration: 00:30
Program: American Experience
Broadcast Date: Jan. 25, 2002

An obsessed artist struggles against bankruptcy, public indifference, and a brutal terrain, to build the great American monument, Mount Rushmore. High on a granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills tower the huge carved faces of four American presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt. Together they constitute the world's largest piece of sculpture.

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Post Date: May 23, 2013