Martha Baldwin diary,page 55 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, 1859-1860 Type
text, image Format
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.
11th Went this afternoon to have Lizzie show me to knit (?) (?).
12th Lizzie came down and showed me further about the knitting. Then we went down to the village.
13th Mother Father and Eva went to Pontiac. I spent part of the day crocheting & part fitting my bonnet. Mary Baldwin came with them.
14th This morning early I went up to Mr. T---- to go to Pontiac with Lizzie as invited. The day was cold but pleasant and the fair ground filled.
Saw every one and every body. The horses were the