[Parliamentary speeches, debates, etc., and other miscellaneous manuscripts]
Scope and Contents
The following finding aid is a complete inventory of the contents of Osborn fb138. This list was reformatted from previously existing cataloging.
- [mostly 1620-29]
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The materials are open for research.
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0.13 Linear Feet (1 volume)
Language of Materials
Collection of 46 manuscripts, in multiple secretary hands, of Parliamentary speeches and miscellaneous notes. Many of the Parliamentary speeches concern the power and influence of George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham, including a remonstrance by the House of Commons against the Duke of Buckingham's influence on Charles I; John Digby, Earl of Bristol's response to charges of high treason for his opposition to the Duke of Buckingham; and a speech by Richard Weston, Earl of Portland, conveying King Charles I's displeasure with speeches against the Duke. Other speeches include several complaining about the influence of Catholicism; a speech by Sir Edward Coke on the Petition of Right; and speeches by Charles I and James I to Parliament.
This finding aid was produced from a previously existing list or card set. All pertinent bibliographical information has been retained; the volume may contain additional unlisted material.
- Bristol, John Digby, Earl of, 1580-1654
- Buckingham, George Villiers, Duke of, 1592-1628
- Charles, King of England, I, 1600-1649
- Chess -- Great Britain
- Coke, Edward, Sir, 1552-1634
- Great Britain -- History
- Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1603-1649
- Great Britain -- Religious life and customs -- 17th century
- Great Britain. Parliament
- James, King of England, I, 1566-1625
- Metals -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
- Nobility -- England
- Portland, Richard Weston, Earl of, 1577-1635
- Religious poetry, English
- Guide to the Parliamentary Speeches, Debates, Etc.
- Under Revision
- by Beinecke Staff
- August 2005
- Description rules
- Beinecke Manuscript Unit Archival Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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