Biography of Dr. and Mrs. A.S.N. Dobson of Limestone R.F.D. Tenn. | Archives of Appalachia
ID: 500/AppMs 139
Created by: Dobson, Andrew Silas Newton (1840-1918)
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
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Scope and Contents: This collection consists of a photocopy of the typewritten Biography of Dr. and Mrs. A. S. N. Dobson of Limestone R.F.D. Tenn. According to the title page, Dobson wrote the biography between 1910 and 1914, and his son, Roy Calvin, edited the document in 1915. The Dobson autobiography covers aspects of Dobson's life from his conscription into the Confederate army in 1862, through his postwar career as a medical doctor in the Broylesville area. Inserted at the conclusion of the biography are genealogies of the Dobson and McGaughey families.