Box 063 contains files with titles beginning with the letters Pe-Ra. Subject files in this box pertain to the following topics: Peace Corps; peanuts [packaged]; pedestrian safety; pickups; pilots & pilot fatigue; playground safety; PMVI [periodic motor vehicle inspection]; poison; police [occupational hazards and high speed chases]; population [statistics]; prison health; [consumer] product safety; propellers; race [& ethnicity]; racing [car]; radar detectors; railroad crossings and railroads.
Materials include teaching files (plagiarism); documents pertaining to JHU School of Puplic Health policy; materials pertaining to the Maryland Injury Prevention Advisory Committee; proposals for research studies by Baker and colleagues; blank questionnaires; and a typescript of a document: “The 55mph Speed Limit, for FM 88 Radio, April 1, 1987.”
The ABC files cover every facet of Baker’s professional working life, including research; committee work within the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health; her teaching at Hopkins, as well as external projects to educate professionals about safety issues in their field; and her efforts toward developing the injury control program at Johns Hopkins. Materials document Baker’s extensive involvement, as a consultant, advisory panel member, and leader, with professional associations, federal agencies, and scientific organizations committed to injury prevention. They pertain to Baker’s presentations at conferences and workshops; her publications; and her receipt of honors and awards. Within each box, Baker has arranged these papers in alphabetical order by topic (organization name, professional activity, or research subject). These files, even within individual folders, include a mix of material types and cover a wide range of professional activities.
Materials include correspondence about Baker’s presentation, “Accident Prevention,” at the Peace Corps Medical Conference in September, 1982. Also includes data tables of deaths of Peace Corps volunteers.
Materials include a typescript of a paper draft that Baker submitted to the SUN and PARADE Magazine titled, “Driver, Car, and the Man in the Street,” 1974. Also includes a copy of a reprinted article co-authored by Baker: Baker SP, Robertson LS, O'Neill B. Fatal pedestrian collisions: I. Driver negligence. Am J Public Health 64:318-325, 1974.
Materials include typescript of a draft of a Presentation by Baker at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for The Surgery of Trauma: Comments on "Falls and Ejections from Pickup Trucks," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.