The Northwest Ordinance was an act of the Congress of the Confederation of the
United States (the Confederation Congress), passed July 13, 1787.
The Northwest Ordinance, adopted July 13, 1787, by the Second Continental
Congress, chartered a government for the Northwest Territory, provided a method
Considered to be one of the most significant achievements of the Congress of the
Confederation, the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 put the world on notice not ...
May 28, 2015 ... Northwest Ordinances, also called Ordinances of 1784, 1785, and 1787,
Northwest Territory 1785–87 [Credit: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.] ...
Northwest Ordinance. Enacted by the Confederation Congress on 13 July 1787,
the Northwest Ordinance established the basic framework of the American...
Mar 31, 2015 ... On July 13, 1787, the Confederation Congress passed the Northwest Ordinance.
The act created a system of government for the Northwest ...
The role of Northwest Ordinance of 1787 in the history of the United States of
In this lesson, we will learn about the Northwest Ordinance, the 1787 act of
Congress that laid the groundwork for adding new territory to the...
It created the Northwest Territory and is frequently called the Northwest
Ordinance. It was based on the ordinance of 1784, drafted by Thomas Jefferson,
Northwest Ordinance Timeline. Taken from Lessons on the Northwest Ordinance
of 1787. Learning materials for secondary school courses in American history, ...