James Cutler letter

James Cutler letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Cutler, James, 1774-1818
Title: James Cutler letter
Dates: 1797 August 10
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms871

Biographical/Historical Note

James Cutler was a printer in Boston. William Sullivan (1774-1839) was a Boston lawyer, Federalist, and author.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter from James Cutler to William Sullivan (possibly his brother-in-law?) of Summer Street, Boston. Dated: Petersham, Massachusetts, August 10, 1797. The letter is a friendly letter discussing friends, a theatrical company playing in Boston, Cutler's trip to Petersham and on to Hartford was for reasons of health. He and his wife Hetty (Netty?) were much benefitted by the country air.

Index Terms

Massachusetts--Social life and customs--18th century.
Sullivan, William, 1774-1839

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Cutler letter, ms871, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1797 August 10