CUTCHEON, Byron M., 1836-1908


Guide to Research Collections

Detroit Public Library
Burton Historical Manuscripts
Detroit, MI
Papers: 1840-1902, 11 linear feet and 41 volumes.
The papers include correspondence and legal papers chiefly related to legal and political activities shedding light on practical politics, appointments to postmasters and other offices, education, temperance and legal, social and cultural conditions. Many papers are from the law firm of Bullis and Cutcheon. The materials also include a Manistee River Improvement Company letter book (1872-1885) and Robert M. Risdon estate land book and letter books.


Clarke Historical Library
Mt. Pleasant, MI
Papers: ca. 1885, 1 item (2 pages).
This reminiscence includes a brief summation of Byron M. Cutcheon’s career up until the fall of 1863 and a detailed account of the death of a Colonel Smith.


University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, MI
Papers: 1883-1888, 0.2 linear foot.
The papers include the autobiography of Byron M. Cutcheon.