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The New Jersey Plan was a proposal for the structure of the United States Government presented by William Paterson at the Constitutional Convention on June 15, 1787.


The New Jersey Plan was presented at the Constitutional Convention that was held between May 25, 1787 and September 17, 1787 at the Pennsylvania State ...


May 13, 2015 ... The New Jersey Plan was one option as to how the United States would be ... The Great Compromise of 1787: Definition & Explanation.


The role of New Jersey Plan in the history of the United States of America. ... The Summer of 1787: The Men Who Invented the Constitution by David O. Stewart.


Jan 8, 2010 ... William Peterson of New Jersey presented the plan to the Convention on June 15 , 1787. The plan became known as the New Jersey Plan.


“The New Jersey Plan of Government” in James Madison. Notes of Debates in the Federal Constitutional Convention, June 15, 1787. Manuscript. James ...


Virginia and New Jersey Plans 1787. Virginia Plan. 1. Resolved, that the Articles of Confederation ought to be so corrected and enlarged as to accomplish the ...


BACKGROUND: As the nation's top political leaders gathered in Philadelphia in 1787 to devise a new plan of government for the young republic, small states ...


Madison had dedicated the winter of 1787 to the study of confederacies throughout ... Under the New Jersey Plan, as it became known, each state would have a ...