Constitutional Convention Records record example

    Constitutional Convention Records

    Records: 23 · Complete: 100%

    Convened in Philadelphia in May 1787, the Constitutional Convention created one of the most important documents of the new nation - the United States Constitution. Under this title you will also find Bankson's Journal, which includes the important delegate credentials from "Ratifications of the Constitution," and drafts of the Virginia Plan, which ultimately led to a bicameral Congress consisting of the House of Representatives and the Senate.

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    Example Records

    First Printed Draft of the Constitution
    First Printed Draft of the Constitution
    Sample
    Sample
    List of Representatives to the Convention
    List of Representatives to the Convention
    Sample
    Sample

    Source Information

    "Records from the Constitutional Convention of 1787" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/61/constitutional-convention-records: accessed October 1, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Constitutional Convention Records
    Total Records
    23 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M866
    Record Group
    360
    Published on Fold3
    29 Nov 2006
    Last Updated
    29 Nov 2006
    Description
    NARA M866. Journals of proceedings, early drafts, and other papers relating to the formation of the US Constitution.