Fountains
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Centennial Fountain,                 copper phos/copper                      7 ft. high
Commissioned by Carleton College in 1966 as part of the college's celebration of its centennial year.
Dedication of the Centennial Fountain, comments by Ray Jacobson, sculptor and maker of the fountain
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Comments on the fountain by Carleton College President, John Nason.
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Russ Ferlen making adjustment on the rotation mechanism of the fountain (see Centennial Fountain in the Text File Tab)
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Three views of parts of the fountain designed and made by Russ Ferlen for facilitating rotation of the sculpture
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Crane lifting the Centennial Fountain from its birth place at the Jacobson studio
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Construction view
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Installed with water falls functioning
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Mock-up for Mankato Valley Regional Library fountain
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View from inside Boliou Hall, Carleton College
Transportation of the fountain to its Boliou site
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Lowering the fountain to its Boliou site
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Forming the concrete pool for the fountain
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Apache Mall Fountain, Rochester, MN 1969      copper phos/copper        13' high
Commissioned by the Apache Corporation
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Construction views at the Jacobson studio
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Top view of Apache Mall Fountain
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Construction view
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Madeline Island Fountain, Madeline Island, Wisconsin.
Commissioned by Mary Rice, 1989                                                7' high, 8' base
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Check out before turning on the pumps
Assembly prior to leaving the studio for the Madeline Island Fountain site
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Detail of functioning fountain
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Detail of functioning fountain
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Detail of functioning fountain
The fountain was commissioned by the Mankato Area Foundation in 1977. Constructed on 48' by 48' floor area and is made of cast bronze, glacial boulders, living plants and lighting (see Text File tab for more information about the fountain)
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The Bernstein's fountain commissioned for their home.
                                                cast bronze     55 in.high
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Night view of fountain seen through interior room in the outdoor fountain plaza (see Text File tab for Bernstein Fountain)
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Other views of the fountain
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Mockup of the Remes fountain including the proposed setting
                                                                       
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Constructing the fountain pool
Lowering the major stone
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The owner and the sculptor Ray Jacobson enjoying the completed project
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The Elsen family fountain, commissioned for their home
                                                  1967             copper phos/copper       5 1/2' tall
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Winter view
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First unit being installed in the fountain pool
Bridge Square Fountain, Northfield Minnesota
The Bridge Square fountain was commissioned by the Sheldahl Company and presented to the city of Northfield August 28, 1980 commemorating Sheldahl's 25th anniversary of the founding of its business in Northfield
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Completed units assembled ready for transportation to the fountain site
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Dedication of the fountain
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Fountain hits the postcard trail
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Pumps on! (see Text file , Bridge Square Fountain)
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Two night views
Carleton's Centennial Fountain
Apache Mall Fountain
Madeline Island Fountain
Mankato Library Fountain
Bernstein Fountain
Remes Fountain
The installed and operational fountain
Limestone and copper/phos copper 7 ft. high
The Elsen Fountain
Bridge Square Fountain
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      Links to Other Sections
Apache Mall - Click Here
Madeline Island - Click Here
Mankato Library - Click Here
Bernstein Fountain - Click Here
Remes Fountain - Click Here
Elsen Fountain - Click Here
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