Richard Cromwell letters to Dorothy Major Cromwell
Letters to Dorothy Major Cromwell from her husband, English Lord Protector Richard Cromwell.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
Extent.1 linear feet (1 volume)
The recipient is addressed as "Madam" and "Dear Heart" and is probably Robert Cromwell's wife. The recipient was formerly identified as Elizabeth Cromwell (Robert Cromwell's mother), but she died in 1665.
Biographical / Historical
Richard Cromwell was the Lord Protector of England and eldest surviving son of Oliver Cromwell.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
65M-125. Purchased with the Lincoln fund; received: 1966 February 16.
- Cromwell, Richard, 1626-1712. Richard Cromwell letters to Dorothy Major Cromwell, 1691-1705: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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