The Daily Need

Photo: Up your nose

On this day in 1927, Gutzon Borglum and 400 workers began sculpting the 60-foot carvings of U.S. presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln into Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. In July 2005, Jens Kranhold (pictured cleaning Abraham Lincoln's nose) and a crew from Germany along with National Park Service workers began cleaning the monument for the first time since it was completed in 1941. Photo: AP/Charlie Riedel

 
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