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Timeline of drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution ...

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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 ...

U.S. Constitution ratified - Jun 21, 1788 - HISTORY.com

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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 land.

The Constitution of the United States: Questions and Answers

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On September 13, 1788, Congress adopted a resolution declaring that electors should be appointed in the ratifying States on the first Wednesday in January, ...

The Ratification Process: State by State [ushistory.org]

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The Ratification Process: State by State. ... U.S. History · ushistory.org ..... The ratification of the Constitution began a long history of U.S. expansion. As each state ...

Constitutional Convention and Ratification, 1787–1789

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The United States Constitution that emerged from the convention established a federal government with more specific powers, including those related to ...

The Day the U.S. Constitution Was Ratified | IIP Digital

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Jun 22, 2012 ... The U.S. Constitution was adopted and signed in September 1787, but signing wasn't enough. It had to be ratified by nine of the 13 states ...

U.S. Constitution - Bill of Rights Institute

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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 began ...

U.S. Constitution - Infoplease

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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 Debate for the United States Constitution - Constitution Facts

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Ratification of the US Constitution, Debate between Federalists and Anti- Federalists, Constitution Facts, How America Transitioned from the Articles of ...

United States Constitution: Primary Documents of American History ...

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Constitution of the United States of America.. [With] Ratification of the constitution of the United States by the convention of the state of Rhode Island and ...

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The Ratification of the Constitution - National Archives and Records ...

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The document was "laid before the United States in Congress assembled" on ... Article VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it to go into ...

State-by-State Ratification Table | Teaching American History

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States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State, Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying  ...

Ratification Dates and Votes - The U.S. Constitution Online ...

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Each of the original thirteen states in the United States was invited to ratify the Constitution created in Philadelphia in 1787. The Constitution specified that nine  ...