Finding aid for the Manasseh Cutler Journals


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Cutler, Manasseh
Title: Manasseh Cutler Journals
Dates: 1787-1807
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Manasseh Cutler (1742-1823) was a land agent for the Ohio Company of Associates. The collection consists of handwritten copies of journals describing Cutler's trips to New York and Philadelphia (1787) to negotiate a contract with Congress for the purchase of lands for the Ohio Company, and to the future site of Marietta, Ohio (1788) to visit the Ohio Company purchase there. Included in the second volume is a journal of Reverend Joseph Badger (1803-1807).
MS Number MS 0400
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English