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Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island (1)

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Kaminski, John P.; Schoenleber, Charles H.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Leffler, Richard; Reid, Jonathan M.; Flamingo, Margaret R.; Conley, Patrick T.; Moore, Timothy D., Editor
Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island (1)
(The documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution, Volume XXIV)
Madison, Wisconsin: The State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 2011
v. ; 24 cm

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Contents

[Cover] Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island [1]

[Half-title] The documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution, volume XXIV: ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island [1], pp. [i]-[ii]

[Title page] Volume XXIV: ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island [1], pp. [iii]-[iv]

[Dedication], pp. [v]-[vi]

Contents, pp. vii-xiii

Acknowledgments, pp. xiv-xvi

Organization, pp. xvii-xix

Editorial procedures, p. xx

General ratification chronology, 1786-1791, pp. xxi-xxiii

Calendar for the years 1787-1790, pp. xxiv-xxv

Introduction, pp. xxvi-xlvi

Note on sources, pp. xlvii-lxv

Symbols, pp. lxvi-lxviii

Rhode Island chronology, 1772-1790, pp. lxix-lxxiii

Officers of the state of Rhode Island, 1786-1790, p. lxxiv

The Rhode Island legislature, 1786-1790, pp. lxxv-lxxxi ff.

The ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island [1], pp. [1]-[2]

I. The debate over the Constitution in Rhode Island, 20 August 1787-22 March 1788, pp. 3-120

II. The Rhode Island referendum on the Constitution, 24 March 1788, p. 121

II-A. The General Assembly calls for a referendum on the Constitution, 27 February-20 March 1788, pp. 121-151

II-B. Freemen vote in town meetings on the Constitution, 24 March-23 April 1788, pp. 151-228

II-C. The General Assembly considers the referendum results and the Constitution, 31 March-1 May 1788, pp. 229-237

III. The debate over the Constitution in Rhode Island, 27 March-17 December 1788, pp. 238-[310]

Biographical gazetteer, pp. 311-316

Glossary of frequently used terms, pp. 317-320

Appendix I: Rhode Island population: 1774, 1776, 1782, 1790, p. 321

Appendix II: The report of the Constitutional Convention, 17 September 1787, pp. 322-335 ff.

Rhode Island freeman vote on the Constitution: referendum results by town, 24 March 1788

Rhode Island towns vote on the Constitution [map]

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