Baird, R. S.

Baird, R. S.

Pre 1898

Arrived in Alaska, Nov. 1897, C1900;


Passenger List–Steam Schooner Albion–Departed Portland for Copper River, 4/9/98, Portland Oregonian, 4/10/98; UKMDR, Co-locators on 3/7/1899, F. Smith, A.M. Hendrie, F. R. Wortham, R.S. Baird, S. C. Moore, J. H. Bell, F. Scott, J. Parsons, E. Pape, p. 165; Signer of Petition to the President from Quartz Creek and Teikell Mining Dist, May 8, 1899 requesting Capt. Abercrombie be given “permission to employ [on the trail to interior Alaska] those men who need work, and thus enable them to remain in the country. With a good trail those who have means will be able to bring in machinery, and the development of the country will be accelerated.” NARA RG 107, Entry 80. Office of the Secretary of the War Department: 1667-103;


In Valdez between 6/11/1900-6/26/1900, C1900; Baird and Moore witness Ekemo’s “Claim No. 3,” on Bryan Creek, located 10/4/1900, Valdez MDR, 1900, p. 167; Location Notice for “Claim No. 1” in Bryan MD, located, 10/4/1900, Valdez MDR, 1900, p. 178;


Voter Roll for Election of July 1, 1901, Crary Scrapbooks, Vol. 1; Witness to Gelineau and Bell mortgage, Book A of Mortgages, p. 9;