Martha Baldwin diary,page 19 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] In heart rending pains /
I cry unto thee /
With moaning, with groaning /
My worth all disowning /
I adore thee implore thee /
O now set me free
Nov 19th Cold and snowy.
Nov 20 This has been a cold snowy day. We went downtown and then I went to the social with Lucy and Lydia.
I sat up till two to make up. Lydia sat up till five. No all night.
Nov 21st But what a joyful surprise I had today. Mrs S said I was wanted in her room and who was it but Wash who had come here on business and was going out at two. He stayed till one. Had a good visit. He says if I will come there on vacation he will get me a pass. If Mother could only come and go with me he is the second