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Martha Baldwin diary,page 71
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.

I have thought. I do hope her mother influences upon her will be beneficial for we have had the care of her so long that I can not but feel deeply interested in her. Much as I am attached to her I am not so blinded to my own faults but that I can realize that it will perhaps be better for her disposition to be with her mother though I fear that as far as intellectual improvement is concerned it will not be for her profit. I have been studying algebra all day and am so tired I must get my books so as to commence with

Martha Baldwin diary,page 71

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