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

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

Source Information

"Records from the Constitutional Convention of 1787" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/61/constitutional-convention-records: accessed August 4, 2021)

Publication Title
Constitutional Convention Records
Total Records
23 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
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.