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Ratification of the Constitution by the states. Microform supplement: Connecticut
(The documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution. Microform supplement)
[Madison, Wisconsin]: [The State Historical Society of Wisconsin], [1978]
ix, 382 pages

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Contents

Editors' note, p. [i]

[Title page] Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Connecticut, p. [ii]

Introduction, p. iii

List of the documents, pp. iv-ix

The charter granted by His Majesty King Charles the Second, &c., Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685 pp. [unnumbered]-6

An act containing an abstract and declaration of the rights and privileges of the people of this state, and securing the same, pp. 7-9

Connecticut courant, 20 November 1786, pp. 10-16

Connecticut journal, 14 March 1787, pp. 17-23

A plain man, Connecticut courant, 19 March 1787, pp. 24-27

The republican VI, Connecticut courant, 19 March 1787, pp. 28-34

The republican VII, Connecticut courant, 26 March 1787, pp. 35-39

The looking glass for 1787, pp. 39-A-39-D

Governor Samuel Huntington, speech to the General Assembly, 11 May 1787, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 pp. 40-44

Connecticut courant, 21 May 1787, pp. 45-59

Middlesex gazette, 28 May 1787, p. 60

New York daily advertiser, 31 May 1787, p. 61

Middlesex gazette, 4 June 1787, p. 62

Connecticut courant, 18 June 1787, pp. 63-66

Joel Barlow, An oration at the meeting of the society of the Cincinnati, Hartford, 4 July 1787, Barlow, Joel, 1754-1812 pp. 67-78

David Daggett, An oration, New Haven, 4 July 1787, Daggett, David, 1764-1851 pp. 79-91

Weekly Monitor, 3 September 1787, p. 92

Norwich packet, 13 September 1787, p. 92

Peter Colt to Aaron Burr, Hartford, 17 September 1787, Colt, Peter, 1744-1824 pp. 93-94

Observator V, New Haven gazette: 20, 27 September 1787, pp. 95-109

Oliver Wolcott, Sr. to Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Litchfield, 24 September 1787 (excerpt), Wolcott, Oliver, 1726-1797 pp. 110-111

Connecticut courant, 24 September 1787, p. 112

Weekly Monitor, 24 September 1787, p. 112

Roger Sherman and Oliver Ellsworth to Governor Samuel Huntington, New London, 26 September 1787, Sherman, Roger, 1721-1793; Ellsworth, Oliver, 1745-1807 pp. 113-117

Comments on the prospects for ratification of the Constitution by Connecticut, 25 September 1787-12 January 1788, pp. 118-122

New Haven gazette, 11 October 1787, p. 123

Norwich packet, 11 October 1787, pp. 124-125

The Connecticut General Assembly, 11 October-1 November 1787, pp. 126-129

Draft resolutions calling the state convention, 16-17 October 1787, pp. 130-133

Resolutions calling the state convention, 16-17 October 1787, pp. 134-135

Bill for printing the resolutions for calling the state convention, 18 October 1787, p. 136

Connecticut gazette, 19 October 1787, p. 137

Gouverneur Morris to Jeremiah Wadsworth, New York, 26 October 1787 (excerpt), Morris, Gouverneur, 1752-1816 p. 138

A metallurgist, New Haven gazette, 1 November 1787, pp. 139-140

Draft of a speech by Benjamin Gale, 12 November 1787, Gale, Benjamin, 1715-1790 pp. 141-147

Draft of a speech by Benjamin Gale, 12 November 1787, Gale, Benjamin, 1715-1790 pp. 148-160

Newspaper reports of election of delegates to the state convention, 12 November 1787, pp. 161-185

Public and private commentaries on election of delegates to the state convention, 12 November 1787, pp. 186-191

New Haven gazette, 15 November 1787, p. 192

Newport herald, 15 November 1787, p. 193

William Samuel Johnson to Robert Charles Johnson, New York, 17 November 1787 (excerpt), Johnson, William Samuel, 1727-1819 p. 194

American mercury, 19 November 1787, pp. 195-196

Middlesex gazette, 19 November 1787, p. 197

New Haven gazette, 22 November 1787, p. 198

Norwich packet, 22 November 1787, p. 199

Connecticut gazette, 23 November 1787, p. 199

New York journal, 24 November 1787, p. 200

William Samuel Johnson to Samuel William Johnson, New York, 29 November 1787 (excerpt), Johnson, William Samuel, 1727-1819 pp. 201-202

New Haven gazette, 29 November 1787, pp. 203-204

Hugh Ledlie to William Samuel Johnson, Hartford, 1-3 December 1787, Ledlie, Hugh pp. 205-207

Robert Charles Johnson to Samuel William Johnson, New York, 3 December 1787 (excerpt), Johnson, Robert Charles pp. 208-210

Governor Samuel Huntington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, Norwich, 5 December 1787, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 211

Governor Samuel Huntington to Joseph Platt Cooke, Norwich, 10 December 1787, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 212

Governor Samuel Huntington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, Norwich, 10 December 1787, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 213

New Haven gazette, 20 December 1787, pp. 214-222

X to the printer, New Haven gazette, 20 December 1787, pp. 223-225

Samuel Huntington to John McClellan, Norwich, 21 December 1787, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 226

Samuel Holden Parsons to Henry Knox, Middletown, 24 December 1787, Parsons, Samuel Holden, 1737-1789 pp. 227-228

New Haven gazette, 27 December 1787, pp. 229-232

Connecticut courant, 31 December 1787, p. 233

Newspaper reports of convention proceedings on 3 January 1788, p. 234

Newspaper reports of convention proceedings on 3-9 January 1788, pp. 235-245

Norwich packet, 3 January 1788, p. 246

An old soldier, Connecticut gazette, 4 January 1788, pp. 247-251

Henry Knox to Jeremiah Wadsworth, New York, 6 January 1788, Knox, Henry, 1750-1806 p. 252

Roger Sherman, observations on the new federal constitution [7 January 1788], Sherman, Roger, 1721-1793 pp. 253-257

The landloser, American Mercury, 7 January 1788, pp. 258-260

American Mercury, 7 January 1788, pp. 261-266

An insurgent, Weekly monitor, 7 January 1788, pp. 267-270

Ezra Stiles diary, New Haven, 8 January 1788, Stiles, Ezra, 1727-1795 p. 271

Newspaper report of convention proceedings on 9 January 1788, pp. 272-275

Glorious news, New Haven, 10 January 1788, pp. 276-277

Connecticut form of ratification, 9 January 1788, pp. 278-280

Out-of-state reports of Connecticut ratification, 14 January-25 February 1788, pp. 281-291

Hugh Ledlie to John Lamb, Hartford, 15 January 1788, Ledlie, Hugh pp. 292-304

A citizen, Norwich packet, 17 January 1788, pp. 305-310

Connecticut gazette, 18 January 1788, p. 311

American mercury, 21 January 1788, pp. 312-316

American mercury, 21 January 1788, p. 317

Extract of a letter from New York, Connecticut courant, 21 January 1788, pp. 318-321

Weekly monitor, 21 January 1788, p. 322

Governor Samuel Huntington to Governor William Livingston, Norwich, 23 January 1788, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 323

Governor Samuel Huntington to Governor Edmund Randolph, Norwich, 23 January 1788, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 324

A customer to the printer, Connecticut gazette, 25 January 1788, pp. 325-328

Governor Samuel Huntington to Jeremiah Wadsworth, Norwich, 2 February 1788, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 p. 329

Norwich packet, 7 February 1788, p. 330

Norwich packet, 7 February 1788, p. 331

Joseph Platt Cooke to Jeremiah Wadsworth, Danbury, 13 February 1788, Cooke, Joseph Platt pp. 332-333

Samuel William Johnson to William Samuel Johnson, Bermuda, 21 February 1788, Johnson, Samuel William pp. 334-336

Levi Hart to Joseph Bellamy, Preston, 25 February 1788, Hart, Levi, 1738-1808 pp. 337-338

New Haven gazette, 28 February 1788, p. 339

Simeon Baldwin to James Kent, New Haven, 8 March 1788, Baldwin, Simeon, 1761-1851 pp. 340-345

Norwich packet, 20 March 1788, p. 346

Enoch Perkins to Simeon Baldwin, Hartford, 31 March 1788 (excerpt), Perkins, Enoch pp. 347-348

Hugh Ledlie to John Lamb, Hartford, 2 April 1788, Ledlie, Hugh pp. 349-350

Connecticut gazette, 4 April 1788, pp. 351-353

Samuel Holden Parsons to George Washington, Carlisle, 21 April 1788, Parsons, Samuel Holden, 1737-1789 pp. 354-355

Josiah Whitney, election sermon preached before the Connecticut General Assembly, 8 May 1788 (excerpt), Whitney, Josiah, 1731-1824 pp. 356-357

Thaddeus Burr to John Hancock, Fairfield, 9 May 1788 (excerpt), Burr, Thaddeus, 1735-1801 p. 358

Publication of speeches in Connecticut Convention by the Philadelphia American museum, 26 May-9 September 1788, pp. 359-360

Minutes of the general association of congregational clergy of Connecticut: 17, 18 June 1788 (excerpts), p. 361

Governor Samuel Huntington to Governor Samuel Johnston, Norwich, 23 September 1788, Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796 pp. 362-363

William Williams to Benjamin Huntington, New Haven, 21 October 1788, Williams, William p. 364

James Wadsworth to Governor Samuel Huntington, New Haven, 15 October 1789, Wadsworth, James, 1730-1817 p. 365

Appendix, pp. 366-382


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