|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Baker, Joseph S.|
|Title:||Joseph S. Baker letter and broadside|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Joseph S. Baker was born in Liberty County, Georgia. He moved to Quitman, Georgia; Baker spent time in Florida as an evangelist and colporteur for the Confederate States of America.
This collection consists of a letter from Joseph S. Baker to members of the Georgia Historical Society, written from Lake City, Florida, in 1863. He encloses a broadside issued by a Jacksonville paper in 1860 entitled "An Extract from the Drama now being Acted in the United States of North America," which predicts secession. He also includes in the letter a copy of the words of "The Minute Men's March," from the Minute Men of Duval County, Florida.
Material was acquired by Georgia Historical Society from the creator.
[Identification of item], Joseph S. Baker letter and broadside, MS 1033, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Removed from the Georgia Historical Society administrative correspondence.
Collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
|Item 1: Joseph S. Baker to the members of the Georgia Historical Society. Lake City, Florida, 1863 August 18 ( 2.0 p. ) View online.|
|Broadside attached to letter.|