Martha Baldwin diary,page 40 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. but it is thought she will recover. Also saw Mabel(?) Holling(?), ________, Jane and all the folks.
June 26. Today Mother and I have finished reading Scottâ€™s poems. That that I most fancy is â€œLord of the Islesâ€ because there is in that more of the Scottâ€™s and fervent devotion to his country.
The comedy _____________ too is excellent and â€œMarmionâ€, where Douglas when he is upbraided for his treatment to Marmion answers.
The hand of Douglas is his own and never shall so friendly grasp the hand of such as Marmion clasp.