Martha Baldwin diary,page 63 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] 16th Our sleighing is all going now. Down to church, [?] McC_____ people are here, I down stairs writing.
Lucy is sick & lying in my lap, so journal excuse my writing.
11 Rainy & thawing our snow all gone. A very good day in school. To night Latin & an abstract of Rhetoric. I have written till I canâ€™t move my hands [?]
12 Down town to night & so sleepy. A letter from Elija Whitny. O Loo wants me to go down to a reading circle at their house. Wonâ€™t it be grand!
13. Down town to night & have learned Latin & [?] in part.
14th Busy as ever.
15 They read compositions to day. Did not get home till five, and then we had a meeting of our society, very pleasant. A debate & all went off nicely. Studied till eleven. Letters from home & from [?]