A cutter was employed in the garment industry . Bolts of cloth had to be cut in accordance with a pattern and a cutter did that work.toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
You can look up fabric cutting on the internet. The job was not mechanized at that time to the degree that it is today
On 7/25/2020 9:55 AM, Phil Karlin wrote:
An ancestor was killed in a work-related accident in 1894, in New York City. I can't find anything specific about the accident, but city directories & his children's birth records give his occupation as "Cutter."