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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Correspondence

Financial Material

Julie P. Baker

Literary Production

Scrapbook Material

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

T. Lindsay Baker:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1960-1999 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Baker, T. Lindsay
Title: T. Lindsay Baker Papers,
Dates: 1960-1999 and undated
Abstract: The personal papers of T. (Thomas) Lindsay Baker concerning his professional activities and the Windmillers' Gazette.
Collection # S 62.2
Quantity: 17 boxes (17.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

T. (Thomas) Lindsay Baker received his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in history at Texas Tech University. He conducted extensive work in both the history of technology and social and cultural history, and published several books in those areas. Baker also served as a curator at museums in Canyon, Fort Worth and Waco, Texas. Thomas Lindsay is also the editor of the Windmillers’ Gazette, a publication devoted to the history and collecting of windmills. Julie P. Baker was T. Lindsay’s second wife.

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Scope and Contents

The collection of T. (Thomas) Lindsay Baker is composed of personal correspondence from friends and family, professional correspondence from his activities with publishers, museums and universities, correspondence and mail orders concerning the Windmillers’ Gazette, personal financial expenses, Julie P. Baker’s personal correspondence, some written histories, and assorted scrapbook materials. The collection details his activities from the 1980s to the 1990s.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Baker, T. Lindsay
Baker, T. Lindsay--Manuscripts
Baker, Julia P.
Subjects (Organizations)
Windmillers' Gazette
Subjects
Authors--Texas
Historians--Texas
Windmills

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Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • T. Lindsay Baker Papers, 1949-1990 and undated
  • Krystyna Baker Papers, 1968-1979 and undated
  • T. Lindsay Baker Photograph Collection, SWCPC 320

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

T. Lindsay Baker Papers, 1960-1999 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
98-0101-B

Gift, 1998

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, November 2004

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Correspondence

box folder
1 1 Advertising-Tutor Sudan, Checks and Pictures, 1980-1996
Assorted Correspondence
box folder
1 2 Addresses and e-mails, 1989
3 Baylor University News Letters, Pictures, 1989-1991
4 Calendar, 1989
5 Calendar, April 1993-May 1995
6 Calendar and Personal Notes, 1993
7 Christmas Cards and Letters, 1987-1991
8 Encyclopedia of the Great Plains, April 10, 1996
9 Fort Larned, May 1991
10 Personal Letters, 1984-1985
11 Personal Letters, 1986
12 Personal Letters, 1986-1994
13 Personal Letters, 1989
14 Personal Letters, 1989
15 Personal Letters, 1989-1994
16 Personal Letters, 1991
17 Reference Letters and Thank you, January-July, 1994
18 Reference Materials for filming "T for Texas", Sept. 12, 1994
19 Texas 36th Division Historical Materials by Julian H. Philips, 1990
20 University Research Committee, 1995-1996
21 Victorian Christmas Event, Budget, 1991
22 Victorian Christmas Event, Chambers of Commerce, 1991
23 Victorian Christmas Event, participants, 1991
24 Victorian Christmas Event, Itineraries, 1991
25 Victorian Christmas Event, Local Arrangements, 1991
26 Victorian Christmas Event, Local Information, 1991
27 Victorian Christmas Event, Lodging, 1991
28 Victorian Christmas Event, Media Publicity, 1991
29 Victorian Christmas Event, Receipts, 1991
30 Victorian Christmas Event, Leasing, 1991
31 Victorian Christmas Event, 1992
32 Victorian Christmas Event, 1993
33 Western History Association Animal Meetings, Lincoln Nebraska, Oct. 1-4, 1996
Correspondence and Personal Papers
box folder
1 34 Lennie Draper Papers, January-December 1984-1985
35 Letters and Pictures, 1978-1992 and undated
box folder
2 1 Letters and Pictures, 1979-1991 and undated
2 Memberships Cards, 1990-1993
Personal Papers
box folder
2 3 Alltel Telephone Corporation, Jan.-December 1996
4 Cards and Letters, 1995-1996
5 Cards and Letters, 1996
6 Christmas Cards and Letters, 1993-1994
7 Christmas Cards and Letters, 1994
8 Detritus from preparation of Income Tax Return, 1995
9 Faculty Evaluation forms, Spring 1993-Spring 1996
10 Fehrenback Book Award, 1989-1991
11 Letters of Recommendation for T. Lindsay Baker, 1991-1992
12 Letters to T. Lindsay from his wife (Julie P. Baker), 1990-1991
13 Medical Records, 1991
14 Texas State Historical Association, 1994-1995
15 Thomas Lindsay Baker Resume, undated
16 T. Lindsay Baker Portfolio, Jan.-December, 1993
17 T. Lindsay Baker Faculty Portfolio, Jan.-November, 1994
Sent and Received
box folder
2 18 Activity with Baylor Students, Prospective Student, Students at other Universities, 1995
19 Alberta Tourism Partnership, 1996
20 “Alternatives in Preservation of Bridge,” Texas A&M, T. Lindsay Baker was a consultant on project, Spring 1996
21 Baylor University: Faculty Research Day, Feb. 14, 1996
22 Church and University Materials, 1993
23 Donation of Time for Community Benefit, 1994-1996
24 England, 1992
25 Field Guide to American Windmills Book Sales, #404 to #499, 1989-1990
26 Field Guide to American Windmills Book Sales, #404 to #499, 1989-1990
27 Field Guide to American Windmill sale, 1990-1992
28 Field Guide to American Windmills Sales, Receipts 500 to 599, 1990-1992
box folder
3 1 Ilanders Turning to Electricity Clipping, Jan.-July, 1996
2 Memberships and Church Materials, 1990-1995
3 Memberships and Church Materials, 1994
4 Memberships and Church Materials, 1995
5 Memberships and Church Materials, 1995-1996
6 Memberships and Church Materials, 1995-1996
7 Memberships and Church Materials, 1995-1996
8 Memberships and Church Materials, 1996
9 Motor Certificates, 1986-1990
10 Museum and Historical Letters, 1987-1993
11 Museum and Historical Letters, 1989-1995
12 Museum and Historical Letters, 1990-1991
13 Museum and Historical Letters, 1991
14 Museum and Historical Letters, 1994-1996
15 Museum and Historical Letters, 1995
16 Oklahoma Museums Project, T. H. Baker Consultant, 1989-1991
box folder
4 1 Personal Office, Cards and Letters, 1960-1993
2 Personal Office, 1990-1991
3 Personal Office, Cards, 1990-1992
4 Personal Office, Cards, 1990-1992
5 Personal Office, Cards, 1990-1992
6 Personal Office, Cards and Letters, 1990-1992
7 Personal Offices, 1991-1992
8 Personal Office, January-December 1991
9 Personal Office, Letters Sent, 1991-1993
10 Personal Office, Personal Letters and Cards, 1991-1993
11 Personal Office, January-March, 1992
12 Personal Office, January-March, 1992
13 Personal Office, April-October 1992
14 Personal Office, Texas Historical Commission, 1992
15 Personal Office, Church and University Material, 1992-1993
16 Personal Office, Catholic Archives of Texas, 1993
17 Personal Office, Museum and Historical Letters, 1993
box folder
5 1 Personal Office, 1994-1995
2 Personal Office, Letters, 1995
3 Personal Office, Texas Tech University, 1998
4 Personal Letters and Cards, 1992-1993
5 Personal Letters, 1994-1995 and undated
6 Personal Letters, April-December, 1994
7 Personal Letters, August-December, 1996
8 Personal Letters, August-December, 1996
9 Personal Letters, August-December, 1996
10 Program Announcements/Letters of Thanks/Public Program in the Community, 1975
11 Santa Fe Animal Health Services, 1988
12 Strecker Associates, 1991-1995
13 T. Lindsay Baker Faculty Portfolio, Nov. 1994-December, 1995
14 T. Lindsay Baker Faculty Portfolio, Dec. 1995-September, 1996
15 University Press Letters, 1984-1995
16 University Press Letters, 1990-1994
17 University Press Letters, 1996
18 Westerns International, 1992-1995
19 Windmill Books, 1994-1995
Sent Letters
box folder
5 20 Windmillers' Gazette, 1996
21 Windmillers' Gazette, January 1991
box folder
6 1 Windmillers' Gazette, February 1991
2 Windmillers' Gazette, March 1991
3 Windmillers' Gazette, April 1991
4 Windmillers' Gazette, May 1991
5 Windmillers' Gazette, June 1991
6 Windmillers' Gazette, July 1991
7 Windmillers' Gazette, August 1991
8 Windmillers' Gazette, August 1991
9 Windmillers' Gazette, September 1991
10 Windmillers' Gazette, September 1991
11 Windmillers' Gazette, October 1991
box folder
7 1 Windmillers' Gazette, November 1991
2 Windmillers' Gazette, November 1991
3 Windmillers' Gazette, December 1991
4 Windmillers' Gazette, January 1992
5 Windmillers' Gazette, February 1992
6 Windmillers' Gazette, March 1992
7 Windmillers' Gazette, April 1992
8 Windmillers' Gazette, May 1992
9 Windmillers' Gazette, June 1992
10 Windmillers' Gazette, July 1992
box folder
8 1 Windmillers' Gazette, August 1992
2 Windmillers' Gazette, September 1992
3 Windmillers' Gazette, October 1992
4 Windmillers' Gazette, November 1992
5 Windmillers' Gazette, December 1992
6 Windmillers' Gazette, January 1993
7 Windmillers' Gazette, January 1993
8 Windmillers' Gazette, February 1993
box folder
9 1 Windmillers' Gazette, March 1993
2 Windmillers' Gazette, April 1993
3 Windmillers' Gazette, May 1993
4 Windmillers' Gazette, June 1993
5 Windmillers' Gazette, July 1993
6 Windmillers' Gazette, August 1993
7 Windmillers' Gazette, September 1993
8 Windmillers' Gazette, October 1993
9 Windmillers' Gazette, November 1993
box folder
10 1 Windmillers' Gazette, December 1993
2 Windmillers' Gazette, January 1994
3 Windmillers' Gazette, February 1994
4 Windmillers' Gazette, March 1994
5 Windmillers' Gazette, April 1994
6 Windmillers' Gazette, May 1994
7 Windmillers' Gazette, May 1994
8 Windmillers' Gazette, June 1994
9 Windmillers' Gazette, July 1994
10 Windmillers' Gazette, July 1994
11 Windmillers' Gazette, August 1994
box folder
11 1 Windmillers' Gazette, September 1994
2 Windmillers' Gazette, October 1994
3 Windmillers' Gazette, October 1994
4 Windmillers' Gazette, November 1994
5 Windmillers' Gazette, December 1994
6 Windmillers' Gazette, December 1994
7 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, November 1992-December 1994
8 Windmillers' Gazette Mail Order Book Sales, November 1992-December 1994
9 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, January 1995
10 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, February 1995
11 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, February 1995
box folder
12 1 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, March 1995
2 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, April 1995
3 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, May 1995
4 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, June 1995
5 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, July 1995
6 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, August 1995
7 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Aug. 1995
8 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Sept. 1995
9 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Oct. 1995
10 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Nov. 1995
box folder
13 1 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Dec. 1995
2 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Jan. 1996
3 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, Feb. 1996
4 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, March 1996
5 Windmillers' Gazette, Mail Order Book Sales, April 1996
6 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, April 1996
7 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, May 1996
8 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, May 1996
9 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, June 1996
10 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, July 1996
11 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, July 1996
12 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, August 1996
box folder
14 1 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, August 1996
2 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, September 1996
3 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, October 1996
4 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, November 1996
5 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, November 1996
6 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, November 1996
7 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, December 1996
8 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, December 1996
9 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, 1995-1996
10 Windmillers' Gazette, Book Orders, 1995-1996

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Financial Material

Personal Materials
box folder
14 11 Alltel Telephone Bills, Feb. 1990-January 1991
12 Alltel Telephone Bills, Records, 1991
13 Alltel Telephone Bills, 1994
box folder
15 1 American Express Statements, 1987-1994
2 American Express Statements, 1987-1994
3 American Express Statements, June-Dec. 1995
4 Book Sales, Postage, Expenses, 1985
5 Checking Deposits, 1990
6 Citibank and Alltel, Jan.-Aug. 1995
7 Dues in Professional Societies, 1984
8 Expenses for Attendance at Professional Meetings, March-November 1984
9 Expenses for Forman Land Surveyors, Interest Paid, Donations, 1984-1985
10 Expenses Incurred in Mail Order Book Sales, 1985
11 Expenses Incurred in Publishing Windmillers' Gazette, 1985
12 Expenses for Rental Property in Cleborne, Texas, 1984
13 Expenses for Research/Photocopies, photograph, 1985
14 Expenses for Taxes and Miscellaneous, 1985
15 First National Bank in Canyon, Texas, 1985
16 First State Bank, Deposit Slips, 1994
17 Gazette Postage Expenses, 1985
18 Gazette and Windmill Book and Sale, Utility and Rent, 1985
19 Income Tax Receipts, 1985
20 Income Tax Receipts, 1985
21 Income Tax Records, Gross Income, 1984
22 Income Tax Records, Windmillers' Gazette Expenses, 1984-1985
23 Income Tax Records, Windmillers' Gazette Expenses, 1984-1985
box folder
16 1 Income Tax Statements, 1984-1985
2 Income Tax Return, Detritus Calendar, 1993-1994
3 Mileage Expenses, 1985
4 Occupational Expenses-Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, 1984-1985
5 Research Expenses for “Ghost Towns at Texas,” 1984
6 Research Expenses for other Books in Progress, 1984
7 Southwestern Bell Telephone Bills, 1985
8 State of Texas Purchase Voucher, 1994
9 Tax Materials form IRS Return Preparation, 1994
10 Telephone Bills, 1993
11 Victorian Christmas, 1992-1993
12 Visa Statements, 1987-1994
13 West Texas State Bank, 1984
14 West Texas State Bank, 1985
Sent and Received
box folder
16 15 Financial and Travel Material, 1987-1991
16 Financial and Travel Material, 1990-1995
17 Financial and Travel Material, 1993
18 Financial and Travel Material, 1995-1998
19 Personal Office, Canceled Checks, Oct.-December 1977
20 Personal Office, Canceled Checks, 1977-1978
21 Personal Office, Canceled Checks, 1979
box folder
17 1 Personal Office, Canceled Checks, 1979

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Julie P. Baker

box folder
17 2 Assorted Correspondence, Cards and Letters, 1977-1995
3 Assorted Correspondence, Cards and Letters, 1981-1995
4 Assorted Correspondence, Cards and Letters, 1981-1995
5 Assorted Correspondence, 1991-1994
6 Assorted Correspondence, Cards and Letters, 1992-1994
7 Assorted Correspondence, Cards and Letters, 1989-1990
8 Assorted Correspondence, Cards and Letters, 1990-1994
9 Assorted Correspondence, Engagement Calendar, 1992
10 Assorted Correspondence, Telephone Bills, 1992
11 Assorted Correspondence, Fur Trade Encampment, September 1989
12 Correspondence-Calendars, 1988-1992

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Literary Production

box folder
17 13 “The Ballad of Billy Harrison,” March 10, 1996
14 “Beacons of the Plains,” by Claude and Carolyn Crowley, March 1, 1996
15 “The Passionate Plainsman” by Lindsay and LaDelle, 1989
16 “A Proposal for the First State Bank Historian in Residence,” Rio Vista High School, July 25, 1996

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Scrapbook Material

box folder
17 17 Assorted Correspondence: News Clippings and Letters, 1989-1994
18 Assorted Correspondence: Newspaper Clippings and Letters, 1989-1995 and undated
19 “Inner Ear” Coffee House, Lubbock, Texas, 1967
20 Personal Papers: Medical Records/Cards and Memberships/ Photographs, 1994-1996 and undated

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