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HW BAKER, 1861 wrote hymn "A PRAYER FOR PEACE"

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researching HW BAKER, 

have artistic engraving done by Karl Smith in 1940's who was with the Dillard Paper Company

in original frame and apparently given as Christmas gift for Christmas 1951,

framed by the Greenbriar Picture Frame Shop in Houston, TX in excellent condition

any information appreciated


We have information on H. W. Baker here: . "A Prayer for Peace" has the first line "O God of love, O King of peace"