Martha Baldwin diary,page 70 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] 28th The last day of winter and it is warm and pleasant.
A day set apart for fasting and prayer for [?]. We went up later to Chapel, and Proff Anderson talked a long time. After that, Lucy, [?], Louis, Julia, Charly, George, Fred & Weatherby all went up to the tower. Had a fine view. Then went down to Georges room & trained till noon.
To night we went down to Louis to go out on the [?] of [?] Hall. Didnâ€™t enjoy it much. Then we went in the Chapel & raised [â€¦] and lots we ought not to have done I suppose. Then some wanted to go to Church & after a series of trials & tribulations George came with Alicia & I.
Have tried to write my report, but I canâ€™t make any thing of it. Have proposed for the society. [?] up till [?]