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Catalog Number 2002.69.1
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content Color postcard of "Valley Farm, Maine School for the Feeble Minded, West Pownal, Maine" "13807-PUB. BY DOW & LIBBY, WEST POWNAL, MAINE." divided back, with one cent stamp, sent Jun 7, 1907 to :
"Miss Pearl Powle,
99 Otis St. (sp)
Bangor, Me."

with the message:
"Dear Friend Pearl, I thought you might like a card of the place I work. The marks show my wards and across the road where I room. Write soon. Love from Carl."
(all in pencil script)

The writer of the postcard was an employee there.
Title Valley Farm, Maine School for the Feeble Minded, West Pownal, Maine
Collection Museum of DisABILITY