This collection documents Robert LeRoy Bridgman's education and work as a nurse. Robert was born on November 11, 1899 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He attended the Iowa Sanitarium (Nevada, Iowa) Training School for Nurses, possibly graduating in 1922. He then attended the Paradise Valley Sanitarium and Hospital Training School for Missionary Nurses, graduating from there on September 6, 1925. His diploma is shown here. The scrapbook and other photographs shown here document his time at these two training schools. Robert went on to work at the Salem (Oregon) General Hospital. Robert died on November 26, 1979 in Salem, Oregon.