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On September 17, 1787, 39 delegates signed the United States Constitution and sent it to ... Rhode Island did not participate in the Constitutional Convention.


In the end, the convention added Greenbrier, Mercer, McDowell, Monroe, and ... The constitutional convention approved the constitution on February 18, 1862, ...


Nine states were needed to ratify the Constitution, and on June 21, 1788, the ... a constitutional ratifying convention and held unsuccessful state referendums.


Mar 2, 2018 ... An understanding the South Carolina Constitution of 1868, ... lasted into the 1870s, more than a decade after the end of the Civil War, but today ...


Dec 20, 2005 ... The Georgia Constitutional Convention of 1877 created the state's seventh constitution. Ratified at the end of Reconstruction (1867-76) with a ...


May 28, 2014 ... Mr. Madison thinks no Constitution would ever have been adopted by the Convention ... When the Constitutional Convention (not a term any of the 55 or so ... V as the means to that end — an Article V convention of the states.


The story of the 1955-56 Alaska Constitutional Convention is a good one and ... the idealism that in 1955-56 characterized Alaska's constitution-making process.


Nov 2, 2017 ... For example, the constitution mandates that a convention would begin on April 2. ... the annual session is always scheduled to end in June, and it's not ... an average of 28 points in recent years signing off on such a measure.


Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia: “Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States,” by Howard Chandler Christy (1940).