Martha Baldwin diary,page 85 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] 27 Most sick. 28 Picking our old papers & writing to Lucy, Alice, Ada, & DGP.
O I dread to morrow.
28th School [?] A [?] scholar & two dollars a week.
May 3rd Walked home. Tired as I can be. May 4th Busy every minute. Stayed with Mary. Hoyt called. He is really handsome but he has changed or I have.
5th War, war, will it ever cease! The [â€¦] Reading & to night have just come from Mollieâ€™s. Are talking about organizing a reading circle.
Wednesday. Walked home. Writing to Loo. Mother read loud in the [?]
Saturday. Mother & I went up to Franks. Had a good time. To night our reading circle met. Very well for B--- now we have started. Iâ€™m bound not to give it up if Mollie Mother and I are the only ones.