Martha Baldwin diary,page 11 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, 1860-1863 Type
text, image Format
Some sections of the original diary are illegible, and these are noted in the transcription. A bracketed question mark [?] represents one illegible word. Places where whole sentences (or considerable portions thereof) were found to be illegible are noted with a bracketed ellipsis [â€¦]. Whole paragraphs found to be illegible have been noted in the following manner: [P] 27 Recited that piece miserably. We had a meeting of the board of our society and decided to have an exhibition in four weeks.
I am to read the paper the first part. I suppose I ought to feel highly honored but canâ€™t say that I do for whereâ€™s the time to come from. Went down town and got a letter from Gus the dear good girl. She is back to Ypsi happy too she seems.
28th Sunday. Next Friday night I will get my lessons if it takes till morning and have them off my mind. I have not been very well and have not been to church but have been writing and doing a little of everything. Am going to church to night.
Yea and a most splendid sermon did we hear. The subject conscience. If I could write it all out, I would. His conclusion that conscience did not tell us what