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Martha Baldwin diary,page 65
Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913

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Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913

Women Michigan Birmingham Biography

Birmingham (Mich.) History

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Part of Martha Baldwin's Diary, 1860-1863

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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 […]. Whole paragraphs found to be illegible have been noted in the following manner: [P] Ohio to school. I do so hate to be the only lady in the class and then I shan’t go through with the full gentleman’s course as I should there for when the ladies go out of [?][?] I hate it so I won’t go on, any way & be alone in the class. 18th A very good day in my recitations, but I do not feel very well. A box from home and lots of good things. I am so tired and sleepy. 19 Failed in Latin & was so foolish to, too. Recited in Rhetoric. To night I am going to the social. Have nearly got my Latin lesson, and must finish it before I go. Don’t expect to enjoy it, but it’s for the sake of going somewhere. How those girls act. Enjoyed the social better than I expected. The girls sang all the way home.

Martha Baldwin diary,page 65

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