OASIS: Online Archival Search Information System
|http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou02469View HOLLIS Record
Questions or Comments Copyright Statement
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Am 1869
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Ward, Julia Rush Cutler, 1796-1824.
Title: Julia Rush Cutler Ward family correspondence,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.25 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters from American poet, Julia Rush Cutler Ward, to her family and friends. Also includes other family correspondence.
Julia Rush Cutler, of Boston, an author of occasional poems, married Samuel Ward III (1786-1839), a New York City banker and philanthropist, in 1812. They had seven children, including lobbyist Samuel Cutler "Sam" Ward and poet Julia Ward Howe. Julia's mother was Sarah Mitchell Herne Cutler (Mrs. Benjamin Clarke Cutler) ; her sisters were Eliza Cutler Francis (Mrs. John W. Francis) and Louisa Charlotte Cutler McAllister (Mrs. Matthew Hall McAllister); her brother-in-law was Richard Ward; Thomas Mitchell was a cousin; and Miss Anne Clay was a friend.
Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
Primarily autograph manuscript letters from Julia Rush Cutler Ward to family and friends, as well as some additional Cutler family manuscript correspondence.