Baker City, Oregon

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{{Infobox U.S. City
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| city = Baker City
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| city_map = Or-bakercity-highlight.png
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| county = Baker County
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| county_map = Or-baker.png
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| state = Oregon
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| founded year = 1863
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| seat wl = Baker City
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| building image = Or-bakercity-ch.jpg
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| building address =  City of Baker City<BR>1655 First Street<BR>Baker City, OR 97814
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| web = www.bakercity.com/
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] Baker City''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] Baker City''  
  
 
''This article is about a city in Oregon. For other localities, see [[Baker|Baker]]''  
 
''This article is about a city in Oregon. For other localities, see [[Baker|Baker]]''  
 
[[Image:Or-bakercity-highlight.png|thumb|right|400px]]
 
 
=== City Hall  ===
 
 
[http://www.bakercity.com/ http://www.bakercity.com/] City of Baker City<br>1655 First Street<br>PO Box 650<br>Baker City, Oregon
 
  
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
{{Wikipedia|Baker City, Oregon}}
 
  
 
*Geographic location [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Baker%20City,+Oregon Google]
 
*Geographic location [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Baker%20City,+Oregon Google]
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*GNIS ID #[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1167694 1167694]
 
*GNIS ID #[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1167694 1167694]
  
Founded in 1868, 17th oldest city in Oregon, named for [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County. Post Office established 27 March 1866 with William F. McCrary as postmaster. In 1911 the name was changed to "Baker" to conform to the new style adopted by the voters. The name was restored in a later election on 7 November 1989.  
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Founded in 1863, platted in 1864, 17th oldest city in Oregon, named for [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County. Post Office established 27 March 1866 with William F. McCrary as postmaster. In 1911 the name was changed to "Baker" to conform to the new style adopted by the voters. The name was restored in a later election on 7 November 1989.  
  
 
Baker City was settled for ranching and supply purposes rather than for gold.  
 
Baker City was settled for ranching and supply purposes rather than for gold.  
  
 
Baker City is the county seat of [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker County]] since 1875.  
 
Baker City is the county seat of [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker County]] since 1875.  
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{{Wikipedia|Baker City, Oregon}}
  
 
=== Nearby Cities  ===
 
=== Nearby Cities  ===
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
===Archives and Libraries===
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Baker County Public Library
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Baker County Public Library  
  
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
 
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=== Church History and Records  ===
 
=== Church History and Records  ===
  
====Assemblies of God ====
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====Baptist ====
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=====Calvary Baptist =====
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=====Elkhorn Baptist =====
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==== Baptist ====
=====First Baptist=====  
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====Bible Fellowship ====
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===== Calvary Baptist =====
=====Baker Bible Fellowship =====
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====Christian Church ====
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===== Elkhorn Baptist =====
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====Christian Center ====
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===== First Baptist =====
====Christian Science ====
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====Church of Christ ====
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==== Bible Fellowship ====
====Church of God ====
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====Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ====
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===== Baker Bible Fellowship =====
**Annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907; microfilm FHL #781501 item 8. (Covers Baker City, Bramwell, Cove, Emmett Idaho, Imbler, Indian Valley, La Grande, Mount Glen, Pine Grove and Union wards.)  
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=====Baker City First Ward =====
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=====Baker City Second Ward =====
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=====Baker Valley Ward =====
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====Church of the Nazarene ====
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=====Baker City =====
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==== Christian Center ====
====Community Church ====
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=====Elk Horn =====
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====Episcopal ====
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=====St. Stephen's =====
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==== Church of Christ ====
====Jehovah's Witnesses ====
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=====Baker City =====
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==== Church of God ====
====Lutheran ====
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====Pentacostal ====
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==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ====
=====Victory Tabernacle =====
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====Presbyterian ====
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**Annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907; microfilm FHL #781501 item 8. (Covers Baker City, Bramwell, Cove, Emmett Idaho, Imbler, Indian Valley, La Grande, Mount Glen, Pine Grove and Union wards.)
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=====St. Francis de Sales  
 
=====St. Francis de Sales  
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=== Directories  ===
 
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
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*[http://www.bakercounty.org/Museum/museum.html Oregon Trail Regional Museum]  
 
*[http://www.bakercounty.org/Museum/museum.html Oregon Trail Regional Museum]  
 
*[http://historicbakercity.com/ Historic Baker City]
 
*[http://historicbakercity.com/ Historic Baker City]
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== Websites  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:38, 13 September 2010

Baker City, Oregon
Map
Map of Baker County highlighting Baker City
Location in Baker County
Map of Oregon highlighting Baker County
Baker County's location in the state of Oregon
Facts
Founded 1863
Seat Baker City
Or-bakercity-ch.jpg
Address City of Baker City
1655 First Street
Baker City, OR 97814
Website: www.bakercity.com/

United States Gotoarrow-kelly.png Oregon Gotoarrow-kelly.png Baker County Gotoarrow-kelly.png Baker City

This article is about a city in Oregon. For other localities, see Baker

Contents

Quick Facts

Founded in 1863, platted in 1864, 17th oldest city in Oregon, named for Baker County. Post Office established 27 March 1866 with William F. McCrary as postmaster. In 1911 the name was changed to "Baker" to conform to the new style adopted by the voters. The name was restored in a later election on 7 November 1989.

Baker City was settled for ranching and supply purposes rather than for gold.

Baker City is the county seat of Baker County since 1875.

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Baker City, Oregon

Nearby Cities

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Baker County Public Library

Cemeteries

Baker City Chinese

many had been disinterred and sent to China or California when the Chinatown dwindled

Mount Hope

St. Frances de Sales Catholic

(defunct and all remains removed to Mount Hope Cemetery)

Church History and Records

Assemblies of God

Baker City

Baptist

Calvary Baptist
Elkhorn Baptist
First Baptist

Bible Fellowship

Baker Bible Fellowship

Christian Church

Baker City

Christian Center

Christian Science

Church of Christ

Church of God

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

    • Annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907; microfilm FHL #781501 item 8. (Covers Baker City, Bramwell, Cove, Emmett Idaho, Imbler, Indian Valley, La Grande, Mount Glen, Pine Grove and Union wards.)
Baker City First Ward
Baker City Second Ward
Baker Valley Ward

Church of the Nazarene

Baker City

Community Church

Elk Horn

Episcopal

St. Stephen's

Jehovah's Witnesses

Baker City

Lutheran

Pentacostal

Victory Tabernacle

Presbyterian

First Presbyterian

Roman Catholic

=====St. Francis de Sales

Seventh-Day Adventist

Baker City

United Methodist

Baker City

Directories

Funeral Homes

Maps

Newspapers

Images of Baker City

1914:
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1920s:
BakerCityOR1920s.jpg
1965:
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Family History Center

  • 2625 Hughes Lane, Baker City. Call ahead for times - (541) 523-2397 - More details

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References