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Bridgman, Herbert Lawrence (Herbert)

Born: 1844 AD
Died: 1924 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Journalist


1884 - Herbert Lawrence Bridgman was born.

         - Bridgman led the relief expedition after Peary when he was lost in the Arctic.

         - His work organizing the Robert Peary expedition to the North Pole.

         - He bequeathed his estate to the University of the State of New York at the expiration of the life of his widow, Helen Bartlett Bridgman.

1924 - Bridgman died on the 24th of September at sea on board the USS Newport.


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