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Douglas Roseberry Hobart

Douglas Roseberry Hobart, American mechanic engineer. member American Society Mech. Engineers; member Phi Sigma Kappa.


  • Hobart, Douglas Roseberry was born on January 8, 1882 in New York, United States. Son of Nathaniel Potts and Anne (Roseberry) Hobart.

  • Education

    • Hill School, Pottsville, Pennsylvania, Stevens Preparatory School, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1900, Stevens Institute. Mechanical Engineering, Columbia, 1905.


    • Engineering staff New York & New Jersey Telephone –°ompany, Newark, New Jersey, 1905, American Locomotive Motor Car Company, 1906, Autocar Company, Ardmore, Pennsylvania, 1907. Associate editor Horseless Age, 1907-1909. Associate and technical editor University Cyclopaedia, 1909-1910.

      Technical consultation and contributions on commercial automobiles, motorcycles, etc., since 1910.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Member American Society Mech. Engineers; member Phi Sigma Kappa. Clubs: New York, Columbia.


    • Married Mary Williams Gordon, of Baltimore, December 15, 1908.
    • father: Nathaniel Potts Hobart
    • mother: Anne (Roseberry) Hobart
    • spouse: Mary Williams Gordon
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    Born January 8, 1882