Benjamin Baker.jpg Benjamin Baker has degrees in theology, education and history. He has authored or edited five books and over 100 articles, and was a college professor from 2002-2006. In 2010 he created blacksdahistory.org. From 2011-2015 Baker was the Assistant Archivist at the headquarters of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, and in April 2015 was appointed Managing Editor of the Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists.
Lyric soprano soloist Alyne Dumas Lee was born on March 22, 1903, in Knoxville, Tennessee, to Joseph and Clora Dumas. She spent her childhood in Cincinnati, Ohio and Chicago, Illinois developing her musical abilities. At age eight, Lee was her local church’s organist, and by thirteen she had obtained a musical diploma … Read MoreAlyne Dumas Lee (1903-1970)