George Leffingwell Reed, ed., Dickinson College: Alumni Record (Carlisle, PA: Dickinson College, 1905), 105.
*Baker, Charles Joseph – Born May 28, 1821, in Baltimore, Md.; A. B., 1841; manufacturer and banker; 1861, acting mayor of Baltimore; it was largely through his efforts that the Union railroad and tunnel were constructed; for years he was owner of the “Baltimore Gazette”; B. L. society. Died September, 23, 1894, in Baltimore, Md.