Martha Baldwin diary,page 56 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. July 25. I went down to church this morning to the Methodist. There was to be an address to the young people at four and I wanted to stay. So I sent Eva home with the horse and buggy. With Sarah Fairbanks who sat down with us and I went home with Mary Ann. Went to the childrens meeting and to the address.
Two better sermons I never heard. They were preached by a man from Detroit â€œHave a willâ€ was one of his exhortations.
Mary Ann and Wilson came as far as the