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Baker, Newton Diehl

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: ABER MS MISC

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.


  • 1835 - 2000


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Newton Diehl Baker Jr. (1871-1937) was an American lawyer, politician, and government official. Baker served as the 37th mayor of Cleveland, Ohio from 1912-1915, and as United States Secretary of War from 1916 to 1921, during which time he headed the United States Army during World War I.


1 Folder

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States