Martha Baldwin diary,page 71 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. August 14. I have been down to the village this evening. Saw Billie who told me Jessie was sick. Poor girl I went to see her.
Godâ€™s ways are indeed mysterious. We know what a day or an hour may bring forth. She so strong and healthy was the last one we thought upon whom the hand of disease should be laid.