Martha Baldwin diary,page 65 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] Ohio to school. I do so hate to be the only lady in the class and then I shanâ€™t go through with the full gentlemanâ€™s course as I should there for when the ladies go out of [?][?] I hate it so I wonâ€™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. Donâ€™t expect to enjoy it, but itâ€™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.