Martha Baldwin diary,page 94 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] Aug 4th Seated on the grass, no in the yard. Writing on any lap at the close of a very hot day, am I. To morrow we get to go back to my school.
Have just said to Mother â€œdo you suppose I can go back to school.â€ â€œI donâ€™t know you must talk to your father about it.â€ I donâ€™t want to go, and I donâ€™t want to stay.
Guess Iâ€™ll finish a letter and go up to see Mollie.
Aug 22 School closed. O this has been a long week. It seems so good to be free again.
Aug 25 Went down beyond Farmington to camp meeting. Started at sun rise back at ten.
Sept first I am now no nearer a decision as to what I am going to do then I was last week.
Am not going to church