Northwest -Letter, MARTA to Northwest Approving Proposal to Display of Stained Glass Windows Oct 19, 1978

Office of the General Manager
2200 Peachtree Summit
401 West Peachtree Street, N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia .30308
(404) 586-5050

October 19, 1978

Ms. Sara B. Beard, Chairman
Memorial Committee
Northwest Unitarian Church
1025 Mt. Vernon Highway, N.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30327

Subject: Abbey Restaurant Stained-Glass Window   (LN170)

Dear Ms. Beard:

I am pleased to inform you that the MARTA Board has agreed to the indefinite loan of the above window to the Northwest Unitarian Church. The loan will provide the present Unitarian congregation of Atlanta a link with earlier members of their Church. The pub­lic-at-large will also benefit from the proper display of this lovely window. And it is good to remind ourselves that building for the future must also mean preserving the past.

It is understood that MARTA will accrue no costs of transportation or display of the window. Furthermore, to conform with its enabling legislation, MARTA must retain full rights to the window.

Please coordinate the removal and display of the window with Richard Stranger (586-5025) of my staff.


Alan F. Kiepper

General Manager

Posted in Correspondence, Northwest

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