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SD Postcard Collection—Mount Rushmore/Black Hills

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2015-005

Content Description

The collection consists of two photographs and nine postcards. The two photographs and two postcards show images of Mount Rushmore under construction. One photograph shows the mountain before carving began; the other shows President Jefferson on the right side of President Washington before the face was moved. Other postcard images include Horse Shoe Curve on the Needles Highway, Harney Peak, Custer State Park, Highway 40 thru Cedar Pass in the Badlands and Wonderland Cave (Sturgis, S.D.). The two photographs are in box 6476A.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1930s-1940s



0.1 Cubic Feet