Mt Rushmore....finally getting here.... August 27th 2017 George Washington 1732-1799
Thomas Jefferson 1743-1826
Theodore Roosevelt 1858-1919
Abraham Lincoln 1809-1865
and Gutzon Borglum 1867-1941
Back in October 1941, date of the end of the work at Mount Rushmore, these are the men and their dates of birth. The architect of this landmark died in March 1941, but it is the war effort who ended the funding of the project in October ... read more
North America » United States » South Dakota » Mount Rushmore Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
This blog is just short of 10 years old. We have now move to South Africa.
Why South Africa? Simple, great wine, great food, great golf and even more amazing diving! I will for once continue to blog from time to time about home. After all, this is just my fourth continent after having grow up in Europe, lived in Asia for twenty years, and even spent a full year living the life of Buenos Aires.
Come to visit....there is so much to do here! ... full info