Lecture: The Tribes in Maine and the Boarding School Era


Educator John Bear Mitchell, a citizen of the Penobscot Nation, will discuss how boarding schools affected the Maine tribes and what were the repercussions. He will discuss how government sponsored boarding schools impacted Maine tribes and what they meant for future generations.

The lecture is free and open to the public, no registration required. Donations gratefully accepted on our website.

View the recording HERE.

The Old Berwick Historical Society’s 2024 lectures are generously sponsored by Kennebunk Savings and supported by historical society members and donors.

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