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STREET TREATS & HIDDEN TREASURES: LOWELL'S RESIDENTIAL FANCY GLASS
 
ABOUT THE PROJECT DIRECTOR
Susan Scott has been fascinated by fancy glass all her life.  After twenty-five years in Alaska she came to Lowell five years ago with her husband David Strohmeyer and fell in love with Lowell's beautiful homes and fancy glass.  She spearheaded the move to have Tyler Park declared a National Historical District.  Susan has a Masters Degree in Psychology from the University of Alaska.  She has served as a member of Lowell Historic Board and is a board member of The Lowell Historical Society.

     In 1988 Susan Scott was awarded Cultural Program Support from the Lowell Historic Preservation Commission.  As well as researching and developing this exhibit, her project includes the identifying and photographing of some 100 Lowell residences, and producing a walking tour brochure of the Tyler Park area.  A slide-tape on Lowell's residential glass will be made available to school, community groups and cultural organizations.

EXHIBIT CONTRIBUTORS
The Project Consultant is H. Weber Wilson of Newport, Rhode Island.  He is the author of Great Glass in American Architecture.  The display window is by Bayer Glass Studio of Crawford, Colorado.  Photography is by Higgins & Ross, Celeste Hynick, J. T. Mulaire and David Strohmeyer

FOLLOW LOWEL'S FANCY GLASS TRAIL
The following Lowell institutions are also exhibiting stained glass this summer:

St. Anne's Episcopal Church
Merrimack and Kirk Streets, 452-2150
"Memorials in Stained Glass": (featuring Lowell glass artisans Almy J. Flint and Sarah Wyman Whitman)
Memorial Day through Labor Day
1 to 3 pm daily; closed Thursdays

Whistler House Museum of Art
243 Worthen Street, 452-7641
"Glass Off the Wall" An installation of glass sculpture by Alan Klein. Also, the slide-show by Susan Scott "Lowell's Fancy Glass. "
Tuesday through Saturday; 11 to 4 pm, Sundays 
1 to 4 pm

Pollard Memorial Library
401 Merrimack Street, 970-4120
"Heaven Flight... like a dome of many colored glass.  " An exhibit featuring the library's own windows.
May 31 through July 16,1990

New England Quilt Museum
256 Market Street, 452-4207
Stained Glass Firescreen; photos of a Lowell "Patchwork Window " and stained glass patchwork quilted items.
June 21 through September 10, Tuesday through
Saturdays, 10 to 4 pm; Sundays 12-4pm; closed Mondays.

Lowell National Historical Park Visitor's Center
Market Mills, 459-1000
Features double-hung fancy glass window
June 21 through September 10

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