Person record: BAKER, E.  (1842-1919)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameElias BAKERE. Baker in 1900
Portrait photo from OMLJ, August 1900
Relevance of this personcontributor to OMLJ, 1891 
Main period of activity1890s
1842born atKentisbeare, Devon, England
1860-1882residentWarminster, Wiltshire, England
1880-1900~37owner/proprietorE. Baker
1881resident27 & 28 High Street, Warminster, Wiltshire, England
3 April 1881~39census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/2056.17.27
– occupation “Draper And Outfitter”
1882-1891residentSalisbury, Wiltshire, England
1891-1900resident86 Fisherton Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
1891-1892~48memberNational Society of Lanternists
5 April 1891~49census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1617.7.8
– occupation “Sewing Machine Dealer and Optician”
1901resident2 Landsdowne, Bemerton, Wiltshire, England
31 March 1901~59census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1957.15.22
– occupation “Outfitter (Gentleman's)”
1911-1919residentInglenook, 30 Belle Vue Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
2 April 1911~69census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/12110.373
– occupation “Clothier and Outfitter”
28 July 1919~77died atSalisbury, Wiltshire, England
25 August 1919archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1919 p.131
Texts linked to this personArticles (3)

E. Baker, How to get, please, and retain an audience: no. I in OMLJ 4.44 (January 1893)

E. Baker, How to get, please, and retain an audience: no. II -- how to please an audience in OMLJ 4.45 (February 1893)

E. Baker, How to get, please, and retain an audience: no. III -- how to retain an audience in OMLJ 4.47 (April 1893)

Published correspondence (1)

E. Baker, William King, William Lawson and John J. Jones, Correspondence in OMLJ 2.23 (April 1891)  –  'The 'ethoxo light''

(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 25

Help: a journal of social service (1891-1892) Vol. 1 No. 8 (1 September 1891), p. 155
  –  member of National Society of Lanternists

* Prominent men in the lantern world: no. XIX -- Mr E. Baker in OMLJ 11.135 (August 1900)

Lucerna ID no. 6002742Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016