Featured Artifact of the Week


Abbie J. Cutter’s 1881 leather-bound diary, with flap enclosure. There is also a sleeve for a pencil. In addition to its use as a diary, it was also used as an almanac and ledger. All entries are in pencil. A lifelong Westford resident, Abbie was born in 1861 and died in 1923. She attended Westford Academy from 1875 to 1879.

See also her WA Autograph Book

Leather cover, paper pages
5 x 3″