The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. The drafting of the Constitution began on May 25, 1787, when the ...
New Hampshire becomes the ninth and last necessary state to ratify the
Constitution of the United States, thereby making the document the law of the
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State,
Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
The years were 1787 and 1788. The places: “out-of-doors” in newspapers and
pamphlets throughout America's thirteen states and “in-doors” in the state
It went into effect on the first Wednesday in March 1789, having been ratified by
New Hampshire, the ninth state to approve, on June 21, 1788. The states ratified
The United States Constitution that emerged from the convention established a
federal government with more specific powers, including those related to ...
Jan 24, 2010 ... Each of the original thirteen states in the United States was invited to ratify the
Constitution created in Philadelphia in 1787. The Constitution ...
Nine of the 13 states would have to ratify it for the Constitution to become
effective for those ratifying states. The future was not certain at all—a debate
Ratification of the US Constitution, Debate between Federalists and Anti-
Federalists, Constitution Facts, How America Transitioned from the Articles of ...
The U.S. Constitution is the fundamental framework of America's system of ... It
was a charter of government that came to be ratified by the states, and it