The Constitutional Convention took place from May 25 to September 17, 1787, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to address problems in governing the United States of America.
The Constitutional Convention <sup>:31</sup> (also known as the Philadelphia Convention, <sup>:</sup>
<sup>31</sup> the Federal Convention, <sup>:31</sup>...
Five states met in Annapolis, Maryland, to discuss the issue, and all the states
were invited to send delegates to a new constitutional convention to be held in ...
Why did the delegates to the Constitutional Convention agree to keep
discussions in ... The Constitutional Convention of May 1787 was held in
Introduction to the Convention. The year was 1787. The place: the State House in
Philadelphia. This is the story of the framing of the federal Constitution.
Instead, the plan enlarged some of the powers then held by the Continental
Congress. ... George Washington presides over the Constitutional Convention ...
The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and ... The
United States Constitution that emerged from the convention established a
The Constitutional Convention was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the
former Pennsylvania State House, which was later renamed Independence Hall.
...it is expedient that on the second Monday in May next a Convention of
delegates who shall have been appointed by the several States be held at
In February of 1787, the Confederal Congress called for a convention to be held
in May of that same year at Philadelphia. While the Confederal Congress ...