Roger D. Baker collection
Scope and Contents
The Roger D. Baker collection contains photographs of prominent individuals from the Civil War such as Abraham Lincoln, William Tecumseh Sherman, Philip Sheridan, David Farragut, Jefferson Davis, and John Wilkes Booth. Also, the collection contains postcards displaying the Michigan state senators and legislature from 1909 to 1912. The civil war related images have been scanned and put online at http://civilwar.archives.msu.edu/collection/7-1C-11/roger-d-baker-collection/.
- 1860 - 1912
- Baker, Roger D. (Donor, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Dr. Roger D. Baker of Durnham, North Carolina donated this collection to Michigan State University in 1961.
1 Cubic Feet (, 46 photographs)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Photographs, CDVs, and postcards donated by Roger D. Baker to the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections.
Copyright: Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Property Rights: Michigan State University.
- Roger D. Baker Collection
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- K. Grimm
- February 2010
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.