The Constitutional Convention <sup>:31</sup> took place from May 25 to September 17,
1787, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Although the ...
What makes this Constitutional Convention remarkable is that the delegates were
both young and experienced. The average age of the delegates was 42 and ...
For a short biographies of each of the Founding Fathers who were delegates to
the Constitutional Convention, select the states below. ( * indicates delegates ...
On this day in History, Constitutional Convention delegates begin to assemble on
May 14, 1787. Learn more about what happened today on History.
Constitutional Convention, (1787), in U.S. history, convention that drew up the ...
to an invitation issued by the Annapolis Convention of 1786 to send delegates.
Gerry was one of the most vocal delegates at the Constitutional Convention of
1787. He presided as chairman of the committee that produced the Great ...
70 Delegates had been appointed by the original states to attend the
Constitutional Convention, but only 55 were able to be there. Rhode Island was
the only ...
The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and ... Southern
delegates to the Confederation Congress wanted to lift this ban, while coastal ...
Constitutional Convention ... Delegates gathered to correct the various problems
that had arisen while the newly-independent nation was operating under the ...
Jul 3, 2014 ... William Jackson, secretary to the 1787 Constitutional Convention, recorded the
convention delegates' votes in neat columns, alongside the ...