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The Constitutional Convention <sup>:31</sup> took place from May 25 to September 17, ...... Edmund Randolph*; George Washington · George Wythe*. Rhode Island Rhode Island did not ...

The Constitution of the United States: Questions and Answers

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A. No. Q. Which State did not send deputies to the Constitutional Convention? ... A. Some of the States called their representatives "delegates"; some, "deputies"; ...

7 Things You May Not Know About the Constitutional Convention ...

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Sep 17, 2012 ... 7 Things You May Not Know About the Constitutional Convention ... original states to refuse to send delegates to the Constitutional Convention.

Constitutional FAQ Answer #109 - The U.S. Constitution Online ...

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Aug 10, 2010 ... An answer to a frequently asked constitutional question. ... "Why did Rhode Island not send delegates to the Constitutional Convention?" ... The state was not looked upon favorably by others, often being referred to as Rogue ...

Delegates to the Constitutional Convention: John Dickinson

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Prior Political Experience: Delaware State Upper House 1781, Served Second ... Voted against Declaration of Independence & did not sign but supported the .... The next year, Delaware sent Dickinson to the Constitutional Convention.

The Constitutional Convention of 1787 in Philadelphia

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This page includes an essay on the history of the Constitution, images, ... In the Convention, each state--regardless of its number of delegates-- had one vote, so a state ... (Rhode Island, which had opposed the Convention, sent no delegation. ) ...

ThisNation.com--Delegates to The Constitutional Convention

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The state legislatures of each state selected the delegates who would attend the convention. There was no limit on the number of delegates a state could send, ...

The Constitutional Convention - United States American History

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The role of The Constitutional Convention in the history of the United States of America. ... Only five states sent representatives to Annapolis in the fall of 1786, but Alexander ... Second, no issue was to be regarded as closed and could be revisited for ... What was remarkable, however, was the degree to which the delegates ...

Congress for Kids: [Constitution]: The Work Begins

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Before the Constitutional Convention began, a rules committee decided how the process would work. No matter how many delegates a state sent, each state ...

Real Answers to Article V Questions - Convention of States

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Good Constitutional Amendments Can Correct Most of the Federal Abuses of .... V did not need to specify the number of delegates to be sent by each state.

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America's Founding Fathers - Delegates to the Constitutional ...

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The original states, except Rhode Island, collectively appointed 70 individuals to ... Rhode Island did not send any delegates to the Constitutional Convention.

United States Constitutional Convention - Constitution Facts

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The United States Constitutional Convention of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1787. ... Rhode Island was the only state to not send any delegates at all. As history ...

Delegates to the Constitutional Convention: Virginia

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Biographies of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention. ... accession of eight states reduced our deliberations to the single question of Union or no Union ." ... At the age of 16, in 1748, Washington joined a surveying party sent out to the  ...