Photographer: Photo Amature
Ever wonder why each of these particular presidents were chosen to have their countenances carved into granite?
Thomas Jefferson was the author of the Declaration of Independence and was later responsible for the Louisiana Territory Purchase from France in 1803 which doubled the size of the new country of America.
Theodore Roosevelt provided the needed leadership during a time of very rapid economic growth coming into the 20th century. Roosevelt negotiated the construction of the Panama Canal and fought for the rights of the common working man.
On a more personal note: Just after leaving the attraction.
Part II will be posted soon. If any of you (of all ages) have been on vacation or have been out having fun with your camera, please share some with all of us). It is inspiring to see what others see and the perspectives from another's point of view. Enjoy!