Martha Baldwin diary,page 64 Creator
Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913 Institution
Baldwin Public Library Subject
Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913 Subject
Women Michigan Birmingham Biography Subject
Birmingham (Mich.) History Item Number
Part of Martha Baldwin's Diary, 1860-1863 Type
text, image Format
Some sections of the original diary are illegible, and these are noted in the transcription. A bracketed question mark [?] represents one illegible word. Places where whole sentences (or considerable portions thereof) were found to be illegible are noted with a bracketed ellipsis [â€¦]. Whole paragraphs found to be illegible have been noted in the following manner: [P] 16th Busy ironing sewing working & every thing. [?] Jewel a friend of [?] McC_______ has been here.
To night Dick came for me to go down to Mrs Eamsâ€™ to that reading circle. [?] and Mr Webb were there and their own family. Fred read the [?] and all read in the â€œProfessor of the Breakfast Table.â€
I enjoyed it most of any thing since I have been here.
Studied till twelve and after.
17th Sunday again. Down to church. Have not read a word, but have written a letter homeâ€”one to Mollie & one to P____. [â€¦]
He rushed into the garden,
And hid behind the [?]
We have got to have some similes in the class to morrow & some metaphors & I canâ€™t think of any.
O I wish I had gone to