Reference Entry

Baker, Robert (1803–1880), surgeon and factory inspector

Margaret Pelling

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/37142

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Political Institutions
  • Public Administration
  • Social and Cultural History
  • Labour and Demographic Economics
  • Manufacturing
  • History of Manufacturing and Construction
  • Surgery

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Baker, Robert (1803–1880), surgeon and factory inspector, was born on 15 August 1803 in York, the second son of John Baker, druggist, of High Ousegate, York, and his wife, Hannah. His career shows many parallels with that of the better-known Charles Turner Thackrah...

Reference Entry.  598 words. 

Subjects: Political Institutions ; Public Administration ; Social and Cultural History ; Labour and Demographic Economics ; Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction ; Surgery

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.