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Cromwell, Oilver, 1599-1658



  • Existence: 1559 - 1658


Oilver Cromwell was an English general and statesman who led the Parliament of England's armies against King Charles I during the English Civil War and ruled the British Isles as Lord Protector from 1653 until his death in 1658.

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Oliver Cromwell letter

Identifier: Mss 650504
Mss 650504
Date(s): 1650-09-04
Scope and Contents

One-page letter from Oliver Cromwell from Dunbar to Richard Major of Huntley reporting Cromwell's victory over the Scots at Dunbar. In a postscript Cromwell sends greetings to his daughter-in-law and "her little brat."

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