Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1593-1641
- Existence: 1593 - 1641
Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford (1593-1641), English statesman.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: OSBORN FB161
Overview: Manuscript, primarily in Browne's hand, though numerous items are in other hands, of a collection of about 74 items, primarily on Parliamentary subjects and mostly dated 1641. Items include extracts from Parliamentary journals; speeches by James I and Charles I; discussions concerning Scotland; notes on the speeches of Edward, Earl of Conway and Sir John Coke; Parliamentary resolutions declaring ship money to be illegal; a protestation by the House of Commons vowing to uphold the Church of...