Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 B17
Scope and Contents Correspondence, bonds, and accounts of Jacob Baker of Monongalia County, W. Va. and Nelson Baker and Jonathan W. Baker of Alleghany County, Md. Includes letters written from Washington, Iowa, Piedmont, W. Va., and from Missouri as well as letters written by a student at St. John's College, Annapolis, Md.
Identifier: Mss. MsV R1
Scope and Contents Recipe book, 1806-1815, of William A. Baker, of Winchester, Va., containing recipes for beer, wine, and liquor as well as formulae for varnish, sealing wax, cosmetics, medicinal remedies, ink, and dyes. The volume also includes pen and ink sketches (tinted with watercolor) showing the construction of a piano with detailed notes and genealogical data concerning the Foster and Baker families.