Martha Baldwin diary,page 83 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.
We had a first good time but it is such a bitter cold night. They perish almost going home.
Mack and I have had a good time talking politics.
31st Bitter cold, sixteen below zero. This afternoon I am home. I have had such a good visit with Gus. But â€˜tis over now.
I found Sophy. (?) Mary T--- and a Mrs. Smith here visiting.
It is new yearâ€™s eve. Thankful am I that I am not where I was one year ago.
Gus and I have been making some high prophesies for the future.