Martha Baldwin diary,page 68 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. and Verona.
________ a __________ t Mrs. __________. Spencer Baynol(?) is very sick indeed.
Father is away tonight and the heat is extreme.
I worked another contribution for the Jacksonian.
August 10. I am so afraid they will entirely destroy my cypress putting the roof on and it is so handsome now. I always wish someone more could be here to enjoy the pleasures of home. It seems as though there ought to be a bigger family to enjoy the porch this extreme hot weather. I have been swinging to try to cool off.