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Nathaniel Bradley Baker (September 29, 1818September 11, 1876) was an American lawyer, newpaper publisher and politician from Concord, New Hampshire. He served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives and as Governor of the state. Jump to: navigation, search September 29 is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years). ... 1818 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Jump to: navigation, search September 11 is the 254th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (255th in leap years). ... 1876 is a leap year starting on Saturday. ... Italic text {{{{{2|{{{2}}}}}}|1{{{motto=void|2={{{3}}}}}}|City motto|{{{motto}}}}} Location in New Hampshire Founded  -Incorporated 1725 1856  County Merrimack County Mayor Michael L. Donovan Area  - Total  - Water 174. ... Jump to: navigation, search State nickname: The Granite State Other U.S. States Capital Concord Largest city Manchester Governor John Lynch (D) Senators Judd Gregg (R) John Sununu (R) Official languages English Area 24,239 km² (46th)  - Land 23,249 km²  - Water 814 km² (3. ...


After Baker's term as governor he moved to Iowa to support the free state and was elected to the Iowa House in 1859. He was Iowa's Adjutant General throughout the Civil War serving from 1861 until his death in Des Moines in 1876. State nickname: The Hawkeye State Other U.S. States Capital Des Moines Largest city Des Moines Governor Thomas Vilsack (D) Senators Chuck Grassley (R) Tom Harkin (D) Official languages English Area 145,743 km² (26th)  - Land 144,701 km²  - Water 1,042 km² (0. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... Jump to: navigation, search The American Civil War (1861–1865) was fought in North America within the United States of America, between twenty-three mostly northern states of the Union and the Confederate States of America, a coalition of eleven southern states that declared their independence and claimed the right... 1861 is a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Des Moines skyline Des Moines (pronounced in English, in French) is the capital city of the U.S. state of Iowa. ... 1876 is a leap year starting on Saturday. ...


External link

  • Baker at New Hampshire's Division of Historic Resouces
Preceded by:
Noah Martin
Governor of New Hampshire
18541855
Succeeded by:
Ralph Metcalf

 
 

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