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  • Storage location: Stored onsite X
  • Repository: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library X
  • Names: Pym, John, 1584-1643 X
  • Subject: Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Campaigns X

Civil War. Collection of letters and state papers, apparently from the papers of John Pym

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Call Number: OSBORN FB94
Overview: Collection of 28 letters and other documents, many written to John Pym and all concerned with military activities of the Parliamentary army during the English Civil War. Numerous writers request financial assistance, food, clothing, and arms for their soldiers, including Alexander Carew, who asks for money and arms to combat an uprising in Cornwall; Sir William Balfour, who requests back pay for his services as commissary and captain of a troop in Ireland and requests two months' advance for...
Dates: 1584-1643