Collection: Autograph letters signed collection, ca. 1603-ca. 1972 >> Letter from Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, to Henry Griffen,...
Letter from Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, to Henry Griffen, calling upon him to contribute to the war against the rebels in Ireland,
1602 Oct. 13.
|Main Creator:||Salisbury, Robert Cecil, Earl of, 1563-1612|
Writes, "You have before this tyme no doubt understoode of ye arryval of ye Spanish fleete and Army in ye province of Mounster lately come thither as the last healp and hope to sustayne the broken strength and almost the desperate fortune of the Rebells in Ireland". Also signed by Charles Howard, Earl of Nottingham; John Whitgift, Archibishop of Canterbury; Sir Thomas Egerton; Lord Buckhurst; the Earl of Shrewsbury; the Earl of Worcester; William Knollys, Earl of Banbury; Sir John Fortescue; Sir John Popham.
Physical description: 1 item (3 pages).
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|MS 49,491/2/902XL||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Manuscripts|
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