VIS 117.02.02 Civic Center MARTA Station

Civic Center MARTA Station

Title Civic Center MARTA Station
Photographer Cronk, Duane L.;
Description View of the construction of the Civic Center MARTA Station, looking towards Peachtree Plaza in downtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Aerial photographs
Aerial views
Cities & towns--Georgia
Cityscapes
Construction equipment
Construction--Georgia--Atlanta
Office buildings--Georgia--Atlanta
Transportation--Georgia--Atlanta
Corporate Name Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority
Date Original 1978 December
Date Digital 2006
Type 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 117.02.02
Collection Duane L. Cronk Photographs
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority or MARTA was established in the 1965 with the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Act. In 1972 MARTA purchased the Atlanta Transit System and took control of the area's bus transportation. In the 1970's MARTA began construction of a rapid rail system and in 1979 began operating its first train.
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