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Folder 14 Baker, Frank (1841-1918). Includes obituaries, biographical sketches, publications, and correspondence, 1868, 1871, 1875, 1889-1890, 1915, 1918, 1955, 1975, 1978-1979.

Collection Creator::
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Container:
Box 11 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs, Records
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Records
Records / Series 3: GENERAL SUBJECT FILES, CIRCA 1868-1988 AND UNDATED. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY. / Box 11
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0365-refidd1e874

Folder 44 Baker, Frank (1841-1918). Obituary, 1918.

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 17
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7320, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals, Biographical File
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Biographical File
Biographical File / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7320-refidd1e768

National Zoological Park, Site Visit with Frederick Law Olmsted

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Traylor, J. G (James Geddy)  Search this
Schuermann, C. W (Carl W.)  Search this
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Dorsey, Harry Woodward  Search this
Winlock, William C (William Crawford) 1859-1896  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Albumen prints; 4.25 x 6.5;
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1890
Circa May 1890
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B35_F03_005]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_399182
Online Media:

National Zoological Park, Site Visit with Frederick Law Olmsted

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Traylor, J. G (James Geddy)  Search this
Schuermann, C. W (Carl W.)  Search this
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Dorsey, Harry Woodward  Search this
Winlock, William C (William Crawford) 1859-1896  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Albumen prints; 4.25 x 6.5;
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1890
Circa May 1890
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B35_F03_006]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_399183
Online Media:

National Zoological Park, Site Visit with Frederick Law Olmsted

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Traylor, J. G (James Geddy)  Search this
Schuermann, C. W (Carl W.)  Search this
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Dorsey, Harry Woodward  Search this
Winlock, William C (William Crawford) 1859-1896  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Albumen prints; 4.25 x 6.5;
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1890
Circa May 1890
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B35_F03_007]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_399184
Online Media:

National Zoological Park, Site Visit with Frederick Law Olmsted

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Traylor, J. G (James Geddy)  Search this
Schuermann, C. W (Carl W.)  Search this
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Dorsey, Harry Woodward  Search this
Winlock, William C (William Crawford) 1859-1896  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Albumen prints; 4.25 x 6.5;
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1890
Circa May 1890
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B35_F03_009]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_399186
Online Media:

Agency history, 1889-

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Reed, Theodore H  Search this
Spelman, Lucy H  Search this
Robinson, Michael H  Search this
Evans, David L. 1945-  Search this
Berry, John 1959  Search this
Monfort, Steven L  Search this
Kelly, Dennis  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1889
1889-
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217767

Agency history, 1889-

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Kelly, Dennis  Search this
Monfort, Steven L  Search this
Reed, Theodore H  Search this
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Robinson, Michael H  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Spelman, Lucy H  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Evans, David L. 1945-  Search this
Berry, John 1959  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1889
1889-
Topic:
Zoos--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00206
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221394

Diaries, Ledgers, Memoranda, and Memo Books, 1895-1931 and undated

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Physical description:
2.25 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Diaries
Manuscripts
Books
Date:
1895
1895-1931
1895-1931 and undated
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00936
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Diaries, Ledgers, Memoranda, and Memo Books 1895-1931 and undated [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226638

Correspondence and Letter Registers, 1887-1965

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Reed, Theodore H  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Physical description:
124.45 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1887
1887-1965
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00940
See more items in:
Correspondence and Letter Registers 1887-1965 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226642

[Frank Baker : miscellaneous uncataloged material]

Author:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Art and Artist Files Collection DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Type:
Books
Vertical files
Artist files
Call number:
AAF--Baker, Frank
Restrictions & Rights:
Photocopies of items in the folder(s) are available upon request, subject to fees and other current copyright guidelines for reproduction.
FOLDER(S) DO NOT CIRCUATE. FOLDERS MUST BE CONSULTED ON SITE
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_670015

Frank Baker

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 4w x 5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Date:
c. 1900?
Topic:
Zoos--Employees  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Standard number:
2003-19546
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. Although the copyright has likely expired, please contact Georgetown University for permission to publish
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10778

Letter from Frank Baker, NZP Director, to Secretary Charles D. Walcott, 2/19/1908

Author:
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 8.17w x 10.69w Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
1908
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Racism  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011420
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14607

Letter from Cyrus Adler, Assistant Secretary, to Frank Baker, Superintendent of the National Zoo 2/21/1908

Author:
Adler, Cyrus  Search this
Subject:
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 8.21w x 10.75h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
February 21, 1908
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011422
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14608

SI Officials at East Door to SI Building

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872  Search this
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Clark, A. Howard  Search this
Dorsey, Harry W 1874-1960  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb 1864-1956  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Rathbun, Richard 1852-1918  Search this
Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943  Search this
Traylor, James G  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Adams, Washington I  Search this
Brockett, Paul  Search this
Hill, James H  Search this
Shoemaker, Coates Walton  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
1915
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Administration  Search this
Curators  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museums--Employees  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
82-3221
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9560

American Association of Park Superintendents

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
American Association of Park Superintendents  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 5 x 7; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Card photograph
Type:
Card photograph
Group
Date:
1910
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Standard number:
94-512
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9568

Secretary Langley with Others Survey Zoo Grounds

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Dorsey, Harry W 1874-1960  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Winlock, William C  Search this
Hornaday, William Temple 1854-1937  Search this
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 5w x 3h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Card photograph
Type:
Card photograph
Group, candid
Date:
c. 1888
Topic:
Schuermann, C. W  Search this
Traylor, James W  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Standard number:
75-1755
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9577

The National Zoological Park and its inhabitants / by Frank Baker

Author:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
p. 445-478, 41 p. of plates : ill., col. map ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1915
1914
Call number:
QL76.5.U62 W3774 1915
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819994

The Evolution of the National Zoological Park

Author:
Fauber, Suzanne  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Olmsted, Frederick Law 1822-1903  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Date:
No date (circa 1974-75)
Topic:
Grounds  Search this
Facilities  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2575

Baker Retires at NZP

Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Hollister, Ned  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Date:
November 1, 1916
Topic:
Directors  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Retirement  Search this
Zoos--Employees  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_272

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