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
On this day in History, Congress enacts the Northwest Ordinance on Jul 13, 1787
. Learn more about what happened today on History.
Jun 10, 2016 ... Northwest Ordinances, also called Ordinances of 1784, 1785, and 1787, several
ordinances enacted by the U.S. Congress for the purpose of ...
Land agreement of 1787 that created the Northwest Territory, enabling the United
States to expand into the Great Lakes area. States created from the Northwest ...
Northwest Ordinance. Enacted by the Confederation Congress on 13 July 1787,
the Northwest Ordinance established the basic framework of the American...
Apr 8, 2012 ... The Northwest Ordinance defined the Midwest region, both physically and legally
. It's protection of the individual foreshadowed the Bill of ...
CHRONICLE OF THE REVOLUTION Northwest Ordinance. The Northwest
Ordinance established a means and precedence by which the United States
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, ...