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Object Name Recording, Audio
Title Baker, Richard, 1925-1995
Date 1987
Scope & Content Interview by Camille Palmer of Richard Baker (b. 07/04/1925), son of Marshall and Daisy Lee Baker

Digital copy available.
Start time Subject
00:00:00 biographical/genealogical/familial information
00:00:37 early life (chores, discipline)
00:01:38 school
00:03:20 employment during school
00:04:18 military service (navy)
00:09:00 post-service life (sherrif's deputy, chauffeur)
00:12:05 present life
00:12:39 transportation
00:14:44 church
00:16:26 historical events
00:17:45 past or present?
00:20:40 childhood sports, activities
00:21:03 end of audio

Notes Obituary:
Baker, Richard, 69, Ambler, Pa. Born: July 4, 1925, North Wales, Pa., to Marshall and Daisy Lee Baker. Died: Feb. 9, 1995, Ambler, Pa., of cancer. Survivors - wife: Helen Rose Baker; daughter: Sandra Baker Lee; stepson: Kenneth Charles Carter; brother and sisters: Lewis, Laura Braxton, Lillian Lewis; 2 grandchildren. Funeral: Feb. 13, Ambler Mennonite Church, by Joe M. Haines. Burial: George Washington Memorial Park and Mausoleum.

(Gospel Herald, March 21, 1995)
Object ID # 2013.25.46
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Baker, Richard, 1925-1995
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes