Martha Baldwin diary,page 96 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] George & young [?] called. His brothers old shoes could say more & say it better than he.
Oct 6th Rain Rain. A new arrival has given us much fun. He donâ€™t [sic] know [?]. But made some fun for Lucy Mary & [?] & Mary.
Oct 15th This week the county fair has had to be attended to. I went two days.
Mary Patrick is very sick again. I fear she never will be better. It is cold and gloomy, why no it isnâ€™t either. The sun shines very brightly. I went to the Methodist church.
Oct 9th Went up to Pontiac to day. Found them all sick.
Oct 10th Mother & Eva came to day. We had a very good time at the fair and Friday night found