Martha Baldwin diary,page 81 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. is visiting there and went home with Gus. Maggie Duncan is the soberest, funniest girl I ever saw. Good though but too good for poor wild me, so is Emily Fish, but Frank is the wild one just my match.
To night the successful laying of the Atlantic cable is celebrated throughout the world. Now indeed we may shake hands with European nations and ________ that events are known here before they occur as to time.