Martha Baldwin diary,page 141 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
Text on page: This page is incorrectly labeled as number 142 - the correct page number is 141. 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. the love they bear me.
Good night to the old year. Farewell.
Gus is home spending her vacation.
A year ago tonight I was not alone in my room thinking of the past but was with my friends and schoolmates at Gus spending the happy hours, and two years ago was there with our neighbors. But never more. Good night.
January 1. What a New Year. Making shows and listening to a ________ blow.
Oh how I hope the whole year will not pass with as little pleasure and improvement