Fountain of Wisdom

tsutakawaAs a student in the University of Washington’s Library and Information Science Program, I have been helping digitize photos from the Library’s Seattle Historical Photograph Collection. I’ve discovered a lot of interesting photos, but one of my favorites is a photo of the library’s Fountain of Wisdom with the artist just peeking out from behind it. The fountain, created by George Tsutakawa, is tucked against the low ferns and foliage at the 4th Avenue entrance of the Central Library. Even though it is dry and quiet during the winter, it still makes a warm welcome to the library. Continue reading “Fountain of Wisdom”