Martha Baldwin diary,page 32 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, 1858-1859 Type
text, image Format
The following is taken from a transcription of Martha Baldwinâ€™s diary (1858-1859). Illegible sections of the original text are noted as follows: ______. A parenthetical question mark (?) follows words in the original text that were not completely legible but were still transcribed. now. The trees and shrubs are not pruned and everything looks deserted. How I wish we had never moved from there.
The lilacs are just out of blossom and the snowball and honeysuckle are very handsome, but tis best so.
June 7. Today I did the first washing I ever did alone. This afternoon I sent a handsome bouquet to ________
June 8. I have not felt well or quite natural to day.
My Fatherâ€™s cousin, Mr. _______ came here to day. He is a very pleasant gentleman, an old bachelor.