Gutzon Borglum


Gutzon Borglum



Gutzon Borglum was an American sculptor. A student of the San Francisco Art Academy as well as the École des Beaux-Arts, Borglum's works include a statue of Lincoln in Newark, NJ. Borglum is probably best know for his monumental work the Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

Birth Date

March 25, 1867


Idaho, United States

Death Date

March 6, 1941


American artist and sculptor


Borglum, Gutzon and John Cotton Dana. The Newark Lincoln: A Memorial. Newark, N.J. : Free public library for the trustees of the Van Horn trust, 1912.

Borglum, Gutzon. Newark Lincoln: A Memorial. Nabu Press, 2012.

Borglum Carter, Robin. Gutzon Borglum: His Life and Work. Austin, Tex. : Eakin Press, 1998.

Bannwart, Carl and Joseph F. Folsom. Wars of America Memorial Dedication: Military Park, Newark, New Jersey, May 31st, 1926. [Newark, N.J.] : [Broad Street Association], [1926]

Borglum, Gutzon. Statues of Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection. Newark, N.J. [1910-1988]





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This Item isParentOf Item: First Landing Party of the Founders of Newark
This Item creator of Item: Seated Lincoln

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