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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.

Constitutional Convention (United States) - Wikipedia

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The Constitutional Convention <sup>:31</sup> took place from May 25 to September 17, 1787, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Although the Convention was intended to ...

Constitutional Convention begins - May 25, 1787 - HISTORY.com

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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 ...

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Why did the delegates to the Constitutional Convention agree to keep discussions in ... The Constitutional Convention of May 1787 was held in Philadelphia, ...

The Constitutional Convention of 1787 in Philadelphia

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This page includes an essay on the history of the Constitution, images, ... Instead, the plan enlarged some of the powers then held by the Continental Congress.

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The Pennsylvania convention, held in Independence Hall, approved the Constitution on December 12 by a vote of 46-23, rejecting the Antifederalists' request to ...

What was the purpose of the Constitutional Convention held in ...

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The original intent was to call a committee of the states, as authorized by Article X of the Articles ... Why did the constitutional convention meet in Philadelphia?

Constitutional Convention and Ratification, 1787–1789

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The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and September of 1787 to address the problems of the weak central government that existed ...

Constitutional Convention | United States history [1787] | Britannica ...

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Dec 9, 2016 ... The Constitutional Convention of 1787 was a conference held in Philadelphia in which state delegates met to frame the United States ...

The Constitutional Convention | Teaching American History

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IntroductionConventionDelegatesResourcesPaintingsInteractive Map ... themes of the convention, and other resources about the creation of the Constitution.