Martha Baldwin diary,page 76 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] 17th A beautiful day. Went to Episcopal church this morning & to Congregational this afternoon. Have been writing home and am [?] of the lecture. Have a composition yet to write.
18th This day Iâ€™ve not failed. It is so cold. Loo went down town with me, & then I stayed there to tea. George came up with me.
[?] I am going down stairs to study, now. 19th Went to the social to night. But O joy we donâ€™t review Latin till the close of the term & are through. The social was [?] good. Had the honor of that illustrious P--s company. 20th To night [?] & I went down town. Stopped and staid at [?] till after ten.
It donâ€™t agree with me not to have [?] A letter from home & M.
21st The class commences Botany to morrow but Iâ€™ve no books, yet. To night have got to read Shakespear [sic] for Literature class.