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Cumberland Hall, Pownal State School, ca. 1937

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Cumberland Hall, Pownal State School, ca. 1937
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Description

Cumberland Hall, a residential facility at Pownal State School in New Gloucester opened in 1937.

The facility served persons with developmental disabilities. It opened in 1908 as the Maine School for the Feeble-Minded, became Pownal State School in 1925, and Pineland Hospital and Training Center in 1957.

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