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Martha Baldwin diary,page 23
Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913

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Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913

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Part of Martha Baldwin's Diary, 1859-1860

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The following is a transcription of Martha Baldwin's diary, 1859-1860. Question marks inclosed in parentheses represent words in the original diary that were illegible. Elipses are used to indicate larger portions of the text found to be illegible.

20th Lizzie and I had a very pleasant ride to day. Went down to the village. I rode old gray. 21st This afternoon Frank sent for me to go down to Mr. Valentines with her. Had a good time. 22nd This morning Eva and I went down to pick currants. I called on Mrs (?). Gus came to day. To night, mother and I called there. Gus seems so happy with her brothers and sisters. I almost envy her but how wicked when I have such kind parents. I felt dull and low spirited to night when I got home and was so foolish as to have a good crying spell for what I could hardly tell. Mack is on his high heeled shoes for Em has a baby & he is Pa.

Martha Baldwin diary,page 23

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