A Momument to Remember-The Creation of Mount Rushmore By ajlarson121 Oct 1, 1925 A Momumental Declaration! Mount Rushmore Dedication After years of dreams and plans, the dedication of a momument highlighting the faces of 4 past influential leaders came to be. Oct 4, 1927 The Carving Begins! The Carving Begins With the help of many supporters, the carving of Mount Rushmore began. Jul 4, 1930 Make Way for George Washington! The Dedication of George Washington George Washington, the father of our country, was the first president carved and dedicated on Mount Rushmore. Aug 30, 1936 Welcome to the mountain, Thomas Jefferson! Mount Rushmore Dedication of Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson was the second great leader to be included in the monument of Mount Rushmore. Sep 17, 1937 Lincoln's in Town! Mount Rushmore Dedication of Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the third face to be carved into Mount Rushmore. Jul 2, 1939 Theodore Roosevelt...A Finale! Mount Rushmore Dedication of Theodore Roosevelt The final addition to the monument was past president Theodore Roosevelt. Oct 31, 1941 A Carving Conclusion! Mount Rushmore Last Day of Carving After 14 years of planning, dreaming and hard work, the carving of Mount Rushmore came to a close. Sep 10, 2008 Mount Rushmore Today! Mount Rushmore Today Mount Rushmore is and forever will be known as a influential National Monument and a treasure to the United States.