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Lorraine Grace Libby Bowdoin, Gorham State Teacher's College '59. A Portland native, she attended King Middle School and Portland High School. Mrs. Bowdoin taught for several school districts during her long teaching career and advocated tirelessly for mental health and elder issues.
Lorraine Grace Libby Bowdoin's physical papers are expansive and cover her entire life and career, including items from her attendance at Camp Laughing Loon as a child and young teen, her school assignments from elementary through graduate school, photos of her family and friends, items from her run as a Maine house representative, and several meticulously organized scrapbooks logging her personal and family history.
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Lorraine Grace Libby Bowdoin, Gorham State Teachers College, Class of 1959, Maine, Maine History, Oral History, Portland Maine, Waterville Maine, King Middle School, Adoption
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Bock, Susie R., "Lorraine Grace Libby Bowdoin Interview" (2018). Lorraine Grace Libby Bowdoin Papers. 1.
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