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Cobbett, William, 1763-1835

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1763 - 1835

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

William Cobbett petition

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030058105]
Identifier: MS-HUT-018
Scope and Contents Collection consists of one hand-written petition to the House of Commons, February 15, 1830. The bound manuscript numbers eight pages. Cobbett's address was presented during the end of Tory rule. In the petition, cobbett argued for economic and political reform and the relief in agricultural areas where the farmers were seriously deprived.