Martha Baldwin diary,page 2 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] were there. And long shall I remember the expression each face wore as I was born from them.
At Ann Arbor I had a pleasant though short visit with Minnie, and Wednesday found me in Kalamazoo. I was very fortunate and soon found myself in the family of Mrs. Eames as a boarder.
Here I formed some pleasing acquaintances and became initiated in school life. My class the gents, are queer looking set.
13th I am now realy [sic] at school. My studies for the present will be Algebra & Latin.
14th Went to the horse fair with Louisa and had such a feast of vision looking at horses saw [?] [?] a mile off covered with blankets, & Ethan Allen.