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Baker family

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Works: 1,197 works in 1,443 publications in 1 language and 6,288 library holdings
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by Ray Jerome Baker( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs; chapters of an autobiography; diaries; writings on photography, Hawaiian history, and biographical sketches of Hawaiian photographers; school and lecture notes; travel notes and reports; and genealogy; together with Baker family letters, diaries, photos, and other papers, and history, directory, and reports of Hawaiian Trail and Mountain Club
by John Hopkins Baker( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ships' papers of fishing vessels commanded by Baker, including schooners Elizabeth, Naiad Queen, Roxana, and William H. Dewitt, containing captain's and crew accounts, records of sales, and other papers, reflecting his involvement in the mackerel fisheries; correspondence, labor records, and financial papers pertaining to his cranberry business in Westport, including information on sales to New York, N.Y.; and personal and financial papers of Baker, his wife, Abby Hopkins Baker, and their children, relating to daily activities and family affairs. Includes materials pertaining to Westport, Mass., School District No. 5
Lighthouse records collection( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of five lighthouses located in Buzzards Bay off southern Massachusetts near New Bedford. Includes correspondence, diaries, and account books of Amos Crowell Baker, Jr. (1839-1911) who first served as keeper at Clark's Point Light (constructed 1799) and then fulfilled the same role (1898-1911) at Butler's Flats (erected 1898); historical sketches, plans, and notes by Baker relating to the construction of Butler's Flats Light; and biographical sketches, programs, and other materials of the Baker family. Records of Cuttyhunk Light (built 1823 on Cuttyhunk Island, one of the Elizabeth Islands at the entrance to Buzzards Bay) consist of journals (1864-1888); financial records; reports of shipwrecks and disasters (1866-1872); and correspondence, diaries, tax records, and other materials, of the keeper S. Austin Smith (1817-1889) reflecting daily activities at the lighthouse and also his life afterwards as a farmer in New Bedford, Mass. Also includes journals, account books, and other records of Clark Point, Dumpling Rock, and Palmer Island lighthouses
by Winsor family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, deeds, receipts, estate papers, inventories, bills, receipts, and other papers of the Winsors and members of the Baker, Hawkins, and Marsh families, also of Rhode Island, who were probably related to the Winsors. Subjects include the opening of the Johnston public schools, marriages performed by Samuel Winsor (1722-1803), Baptist clergyman, of Johnston; transactions of lands in Smithfield, Johnston, and Glocester; James Ballou's peddling with P.T. Barnum's traveling museum; and Olney Winsor's (1753-1837) advice to his daughter, Susan (1789-1879), at a boarding school in Hartford, Conn
Collection of papers by Baker family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ledgers of Archelaus and Isaac D. Baker, of Dennis, Mass., reflecting entries for store bills and port charges of schooner Cohasset (freighter); accounts of cranberry bog operations on Cape Cod; personal expenditures; records of wages paid to family members working as crew members on a number of vessels; schedule of properties distributed to Tamar P. Baker, widow of Joseph K. Baker, of Dennisport, Mass., and their children, and record of expenditures presented for submission to Barnstable County Probate Court (ca. 1871-1879); deeds (1854) of Erastus, Peter, Jr. (traders), and Obed Baker, 2nd to George W. Richardson (cordwainer), all of Dennis; abstracts of title of Richardson to land conveyed to the U.S., for a lighthouse site at Bass River, Mass.; and land records of other family members
by Baker family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiefly correspondence of Martin Baker, Sr. (d. 1821) and Martin Baker, Jr. (d. 1836) discussing family and local news, including discussions of slaves and freedmen, and especially illnesses and deaths of family slaves, and later family letters discussing the Civil War, black office-seekers during Reconstruction, and the physical abuse of a relative by her husband; together with business and legal papers of Martin Baker, Jr., including account book (1818-1833) with Farmers Bank of Virginia, papers concerning the estates of both Martin Baker, Sr. and Jr., land surveys, and genealogical material on the Baker and related Mills, Omohundro, Quarles, and Swift families
Wallace family papers by Wallace family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, financial records, deeds, leases, mortgages, wills, maps, genealogical materials, and other papers of members of the Wallace family and related families of Baker, Banks, Brick, Chew, Cook, Curry, Finley, Garrison, Green, Harbison, Kille, Lambson, Linch, Lockart, Reeve, Scull, Sharp, Sterling, Tuft, Willits, and Wright
by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection consists chiefly of letters that were addressed to either to Jennie Baker or her daughter Jessamine. Many of the letters were between mother and daughter, of which the content concerned mostly personal and family matters. Jennie also received a number of letters from relatives who lived in Hornell, New York and vicinity at the time. These letters are also personal in nature and detail news about the family. Jessamine also received a number of letters from friends and relatives. several of the letters were from Alice Faulkner, who moved from Hornell, New York to Titusville, Florida. She writes of her experiences of living in Florida at the time, and contrasts it too life in upstate New York. Letters of 1928-1929 indicate that Jessamine was taking some classes at Syracuse University, and then she was working as a secretary for an architect in Ithaca. Two letters written in November 1935 reveal that Jessamine was married to Jerry C. Merrill, and they were near Voorheesville, New York
Family histories by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typewritten biographies, letters, diaries and genealogy sheets relating to the Baker family, converts to Mormonism and settlers of Southern Utah
Baker Family Pack Trip photographs by Baker Family( )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains a compact disc containing images of photographs taken on a pack trip by the Baker family in 1938. Wilderness scenes with and without the horses are included as well as several copies of images from the CD identified as Katherine Baker, Evelyn, Bill Smith, and the Targhee National Forest
Christopher Wright deed from Charles Baker, et al by Christopher Wright( )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Deed of land from Charles Baker and the Baker family to Christopher Wright, of Portland, Me
Baker family papers by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of letters written by Captain Abishai Alden Baker to his wife. Captain Baker was in Lexington, Kentucky, and his wife was back home in Colchester, Connecticut. The final letter, in 1839, informs Mrs. Baker of her husband's death. Also included are Baker family deeds for land in Colchester
by Stedman family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, account books, diaries, bookkeeping records, books, greeting cards, catalogs, photographs, clippings, drawings, essays, ledgers, letterheads, deeds, receipts, and other papers, of Thomas Stedman, his son, William, William's wife, Maria (Baker) Stedman, their son, Martin Van Buren Stedman, his wife, Maria (Baker) Stedman, their son, Marshall and his wife, Libbie (Miner) Stedman, their daughter Eloise and her husband, Charles Myers, and the related families of Myers, Miner, Heath, Baker, Thompson, Harmon, and Cone. Subjects include the family business, M.W. Stedman Rake Co., started by William Stedman in 1827, manufacturers of rakes and other agricultural implements; social life in Berkshire County; Berkshire Garden Club; charcoal industry; herbs; the town of Tyringham, Mass.; Metropolitan Museum of Art; and the involvement of the Miner family in the breeding of American Jersey cattle
Baker family collection by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes family group sheets going back to the 1700s
Papers of the Baker family by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection documents members of the Cape Cod family descended from Francis Baker (1611-1696) and Isabel Twining. The bulk of the collection documents descendants of Francis' son Nathaniel B. Baker (1642-1691): Judah Baker (1705-1794), Judah Baker (1742-1810), and Judah Baker (1771-1830), and chiefly consists of legal documents, including 18th and early 19th century deeds of conveyance for real estate in Yarmouth, Massachusetts, bills of sale, and wills. The collection also contains personal correspondence and financial records including bills, accounts, and receipts. Topics documented include property in Yarmouth and Dennis, Massachusetts, early 19th century shipping, family life, women, material culture, and schooling
Papers of the Baker and related Beard and Beaver families by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection details the farming activities of this Shenandoah Valley family. Of interest are a 1764 land grant for 96 acres in Augusta County, Va.; a farm journal, 1836-1869, of Samuel Baker; a letter in German, 1838, regarding a funeral oration; a Virginia militia commission signed by John Letcher; and an 1861 muster roll
Boylan, Nelle Baker, papers by Nelle Baker Boylan( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Nelle Baker Boylan Papers, [circa 1866]-1927, consist of two travel diaries, a photograph album, and 14 individual photographs of the Baker family and home in Austin, Texas
Baker family papers by Baker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Scattered letters, chiefly antebellum, concerning health and other family news of the Baker family of Locust Hill, Caswell County, N.C., and Louisa County, Va., and their Glaze and Swift relatives in Caswell County and in Walker County, Ga. Correspondents include Lucinda Baker, William M. Baker, Elizabeth Glaze, and Eugenia S. Swift
Lists of deeds, acts of Parliament, books, vouchers, maps and plans [deposited in the Department of Palaeography and Diplomatic, University of Durham] by Baker family( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers by Archibald Woods( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are also letters of members of the Baker and Morgan families of Fauquier County, Va. and Wheeling, W. Va. which concern life in St. Louis, Mo. during the 1840's
 
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