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
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."