Martha Baldwin diary,page 136 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
This page is incorrectly labeled as number 137 - the correct page number is 136. 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. this Christmas Eve.
This afternoon a few minutes past three I suppose Gus arrived at Birmingham and is now at home. Oh how I wish I was with that loved group gathered around the fireside at home. When I came here I thought I should be there now and more than _____ that, I thought I could not stay away.
I have wished to get some acquainted so that I could have some society here but it seems that is not to be.
I went to Lyceum tonight. They had an excellent debate.