Web Results

www.consource.org/document/james-madisons-notes-of-the-constitutional-convention-1787-9-17

May 14, 2018 ... In Convention The engrossed Constitution being read, Docr. ... and can only end in Despotism, as other forms have done before it, when the ... He then moved that the Constitution be signed by the members and offered the ...

www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-george-washington-bar-tab-20180222-story.html

Feb 22, 2018 ... An illustration of George Washington presiding over the Constitutional Convention in ... the stormy Constitution debate - had by the end of the Constitutional ... three days later after they had signed the long-sought Constitution.

scholarship.law.gwu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1828&context=faculty_publications

I. Introduction. The records of the Constitutional Convention of 1787 are often cited in ... Convention, preliminary drafts of the Constitution, and various other documents.2. Despite .... At the end of the Convention, thirty-eight deputies signed the.

www.quora.com/What-would-happen-if-the-US-had-a-new-Constitutional-Convention

You call a convention to fix a few problems, and the next thing you know that convention has ... At the end Edmund Randolph said accepting the constitution required ... Hamilton continued to participate in the debate and signed the document, ...

americainclass.org/sources/makingrevolution/constitution/text2/constitutionalconvention.pdf

George Washington, Virginia delegate & convention chairman, ... end, and unless a remedy is soon applied, anarchy and confusion will inevitably ensue. ... National Humanities Center ▫ Letters & Notes on the Constitutional Convention, 1787. 2 ..... signed the constitution; but conceiving as I did that the liberties of America ...

schillerinstitute.org/educ/hist/eiw_this_week/v3n37_sep_15_1787.html

The leaders of the convention were worried that there was a small minority in the ... and signed the treaty which recognized the independence of the new nation. ... "Mr. President, I confess, that I do not entirely approve of this Constitution at ... and can only end in despotism, as other forms have done before it, when the ...

msa.maryland.gov/msa/speccol/sc2200/sc2221/000004/000000/html/00000004.html

The same paper carried an article signed by "American," which decried the ambivalence of the ... Seventy-eight men served in the 1776 Constitutional Convention of ... The men chosen to write the first state constitution were drawn from an .... possible to end the war quickly, there was a third type of opposition member, those ...

www.mnopedia.org/event/minnesota-constitutional-convention1857

Mar 24, 2014 ... In 1857, elected delegates met in St. Paul to draft a state constitution so that Minnesota ... refused to meet jointly until near the end of the convention. ... On August 29, 1857, members of each party signed their own document.

www.ushistory.org/us/15d.asp

Constitution Through Compromise. ... "Representation" remained the core issue for the Philadelphia Convention. ... Signing the Constitution ... To modern eyes, the most stunning and disturbing constitutional compromise by the delegates ... At the end of the long process of creating the new plan, thirty-eight of the remaining ...