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Martha Baldwin diary,page 22
Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913

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Baldwin, Martha, 1840-1913

Women Michigan Birmingham Biography

Birmingham (Mich.) History

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Part of Martha Baldwin's Diary, 1860-1863

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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 […]. Whole paragraphs found to be illegible have been noted in the following manner: [P] [?][?] would we have if the words golden crimson and the like were stricken from our vocabularies and our poets forced instead to describe the apple green heavens. Continued over the leaf. 22nd O that paper is the pest of my life. I have not half slept or anything else till I am completely tired out. We are not settled in our room yet and probably never shall be. I have been writing and studying. 23rd I have had miserable lessons to day. [?] in Latin and excused from Logic but went into the class late. It is cold stormy snowy. At last that exhibition is over. It went off very well. My paper was not as good as it ought to have been but it passed as it had to.

Martha Baldwin diary,page 22

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