The historical day finally came on October 31, 1941. Finally Mount Rushmore National memorial construction was completed. All the efforts in hard work was worth it. All the big dreams have ups and downs in so was this. After coming over all the hurdles, the great dream of Gutzon Borglum was a reality now. This masterpiece was finally into existence as the remembrance of greatness of the country to inspire coming generation.
Total cost of this project was $989,992.32. Too much, right? This would have been even more if they planned on completing the original idea, but changes were made and it finally was completed.