Portland Press Herald: Items Help Trace Bowdoin Graduate’s Career

The college’s president buys a Civil War veteran’s Army memorabilia and gives it to the school for exhibits. More…

Look Familiar?

Gilbert Stuart’s portrait of Thomas Jefferson—part of the permanent collection of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art—made it into The New York Times‘s “Room For Debate” blog. Have a look…

Mills To Donate Civil War Items to Bowdoin

A trove of personal items once owned by Bowdoin College graduate and Civil War Col. Almon Libby Varney were scooped up at auction by Bowdoin President Barry Mills who plans to donate them to the College. More…