Robson, Sally (Interview transcript and video), 2019

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Robson, Sally (Interview transcript and video), 2019

Description

Sally Robson was born in Muskegon, Michigan in 1937. She graduated from high school in 1955 and began studying to become a teacher at Albion College and taught second grade in Walled Lake, Michigan, after graduating. In 1969, her husband, Larry, enlisted into the Navy and moved his their family down to Texas during his Basic Training. When he was sent to Vietnam to work as a doctor at a base in Quang Tri, Robson and her children moved back to Muskegon and lived with her parents. After returning from Vietnam in 1969, Robson's reunited family moved to Chicago where Larry worked at the Great Lakes Naval Station before moving to Detroit where Larry started his vascular surgery residency. A year later, the family settled into Grand Rapids where Larry worked at both Blodgett Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital.

Date

2019-02-15

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, MI, 49401.

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)
Coryell, Janet (Interviewer)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-27_RobsonS2295V

Format

video/mp4
application/pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Robson, Sally K., “Robson, Sally (Interview transcript and video), 2019,” Digital Collections, accessed September 18, 2021, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/45529.
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