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Baker High School Annuals Collection (MC 141)


Organizational Note

Baker High School was built in 1943 primarily to serve the military families in South Columbus, as well as other Columbus, Georgia students.  It was named for Newton Diehl Baker, the Secretary of War in World War I.  The first graduating class was in 1945 and the last class graduated on June 6, 1991.  The school was demolished after standing empty for several years.  An historical marker was placed at the site of the former school on May 18, 2013.


Scope and Content

A scattered run of annuals from Baker High School in Columbus, Georgia.

1945, 1946, 1949, 1951-1954, 1957, 1962, 1964, 1968, 1971, 1977, 1980, 1983-1985, 1989, 1990


Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Baker High School Annuals Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Baker High School Annuals Collection (MC 141)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


Provenance

These volumes were donated to the Archives by Bobbie Richardson in 1998


Note to Researchers

See also:

The Baker High School website has a link to the scanned annuals at this link:

http://www.bakerlionspride.com/class_gallery.cfm?gallery_link_id=15114