R.P. Hobson, a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, served in the U.S. Navy and Congress (D-AL). Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/R.P. Hobson.
Pittman, Walter E. "Richmond P. Hobson, Crusader." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Georgia, 1969; Sheldon, Richard N. "Richmond Pearson Hobson as a Progressive Reformer." Alabama Review 25 (October 1972): 243-61.