Ratified Amendments to the US Constitution record example

Ratified Amendments to the US Constitution

Records: 9,932 · Complete: 100%

After the US Bill of Rights was created in 1791, only seventeen amendments have been added to the US Constitution. Under each title in this publication are documents provided by the states that ratified a particular amendment. Some of the best-known constitutional amendments include the abolition of slavery (13th amendment), voting rights for women (19th), prohibition (18th), and its repeal (21st). Explore the process by viewing each amendment and then see how each state ratified it.

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Example Records

Florida's Ratification of the 19th Amendment - Women's Right to Vote
Florida's Ratification of the 19th Amendment - Women's Right to Vote
Alabama Ratification of 13th Amendment
Alabama Ratification of 13th Amendment
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Source Information

"Ratified Amendments XI-XXVII of the U. S. Constitution" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/463/ratified-amendments-to-the-us-constitution: accessed March 5, 2021)

Publication Title
Ratified Amendments to the US Constitution
Total Records
9,932 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
M1518
Record Group
11
Published on Fold3
06 Feb 2007
Last Updated
06 Feb 2007
Description
NARA M1518. These records from sixteen rolls of NARA microfilm relate to each constitutional amendment as ratified by state legislatures.