Marjorie Kessell, Pownal State School, 1936

Contributed by New Gloucester Historical Society


Nurse Marjorie Kessell, in front of the Hedin Hospital at Pownal State School in New Gloucester in 1936. Patients are in the background.

Kessell, of Auburn, was about 26 when the photo was taken.

The snapshot was in a photo album belonging to Myrtle Daly, who also worked at the state-run facility for the developmentally disabled.

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  • Title: Marjorie Kessell, Pownal State School, 1936
  • Creator: Daly, Myrtle
  • Creation Date: 1936
  • Subject Date: 1936
  • Town: New Gloucester
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Object Type: Image

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New Gloucester Historical Society
PO Box 531, New Gloucester, ME 04260
(207) 926-3260

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