Bishop Baker was a graduate of Chaddock College, Quincy, Illinois in 1898. IWU incorporated Chaddock alumni into the IWU Alumni Roll following the college's closure. Baker received a Doctor of Divinity from IWU in 1923 and Doctor of Laws in 1928. Brief biographical profiles and pictures are available in The Argus at http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/u?/iwu_argus,17336 and http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/u?/iwu_argus,15966.
United States History
Baker 1898, Bishop James C. and Waters '37, Edward K., "Bishop James C. Baker" (1949). All oral histories. 24.