Martha Baldwin diary,page 158 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 159 - the correct page number is 158. 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. give him an answer then but have concluded not to go. I would like to very much but I know so little about dancing and they are all such good dancers that I am afraid to attempt it.
We spent the evening at Mrs. Miles very pleasantly.
February 19. A dull gloomy day within but Mary is staying here now and she and Sarah and I do not make it very dull or quiet either within.
I have just ________ from the sitting room to write in my journal. I do not see why in the world I do not hear from home. It was week before last that I heard and before a week has barely past and nearer two.