James Wiley Dobyns

Photograph of James W. Dobyns taken sometime prior to his death on 12 December 1923. Dobyns served as Mayor of Kingsport from 2 March 1917 until the time of his death. Dobyns-Bennett High School was partially named in his honor. This image was reproduced in 1951 by Thomas McNeer, Jr. The names of the other men in the image are unknown.

Photographer: Unknown.

Date Taken: undated


ID#: 1391-51


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