Bio Russell Baker

Russell P. Baker

Russell P. Baker is the retired archival supervisor and former acting director of the Arkansas State Archives in Little Rock. Since 2013, he has been the Senior Editor of the Arkansas Family Historian. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the Arkansas Genealogical Society for many decades. He is the author of two of AGS’s most popular publications, the Arkansas Township Atlas and Arkansas Post Offices: From Memdag to Norsk, A Historical Directory 1832-1900. Over the years, he has frequently lectured nationally on genealogical research and theory.