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Constitution. Signers Members of the Constitutional Convention: 38 letters & docs [decimalized]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02470 Author/Creator: Constitution. Signers Place Written: [various places] Type: Header Record Date: 1768-1822 Pagination: 4 collateral folders: #1, various clippings + 10 prints; #2, 10 prints; #3, 10 prints; #4, 6 prints

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: US ConstitutionUS Constitutional ConventionGovernment and CivicsLaw

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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