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Since someone asked for it earlier in the thread, here's a list of Barker's work. If anyone has any additions or corrections, please let me know.1907 - Garden City GC (Garden City, NY) - renovated the course with Travis, work continued a few years1909 - Columbia CC (Chevy Chase, MD) - with othersArcola CC (Paramus, NJ) Atlantic City CC (Atlantic City, NJ) - improvementRumson CC (Rumson, NJ)Mayfield CC (Cleveland, OH) Waverley CC (Portland, OR) - new layoutBedford Springs GC (Bedford, PA) - new layoutPhilmont CC (Huntingdon Valley, PA) - added 9 holesSpringhaven CC (Wallingford, PA) - rebunkeringWilliamsport CC (Williamsport, PA) Newport CC (Newport, RI) - improvementCC of Virginia (Richmond, VA) - also visited in 1913 to discuss changesSpokane CC (Spokane, WA)
Columbia CC -I'm not going to delve into this one too much as the history of Columbia has been covered in great detail around here. The early press reports from Aug. 1909 on note (a) a Barker layout or (b) a Barker and Ross layout with Travis involved later on.By the sounds of the article below, it doesn't appear that Travis had seen the land prior to the layout being completed.Oct. 26, 1909 Washington Times -