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Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut

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Jensen, Merrill, Editor
Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut
(The documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution, Volume III)
Madison, Wisconsin: The State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1978
v. ; 24 cm

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Contents

[Cover] Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut

[Half-title] The documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution, volume III: ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, pp. [1]-[2]

[Title page] Volume III: ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, pp. [3]-[4]

Introduction, Jensen, Merrill pp. 5-8

Contents, pp. 9-[14]

Organization, pp. 15-18

Editorial procedures, pp. 19-23

Symbols, pp. 24-25

Chronology, 1786-1790, pp. 26-31

Calendar for the years 1787-1790, pp. 32-[34]

The ratification of the Constitution by Delaware, pp. [35]-49

I. The Constitution in Delaware, to 24 October 1787, pp. 50-55

II. The General Assembly and the Constitution, 24-25 October 1787, pp. 56-61

III. The General Assembly and the Sussex elections, 25 October-10 November 1787, pp. 62-83

IV. The General Assembly calls the state convention, 7-10 November 1787, pp. 84-91

V. The election of convention delegates, 26 November 1787, pp. 92-104

VI. The Delaware Convention, 3-7 December 1787, pp. 105-113

Biographical gazetteer, pp. 114-[116]

The ratification of the Constitution by New Jersey, pp. [117]-132

I. Commentaries on the Constitution, 28 September-26 December 1787, pp. 133-161

II. The New Jersey Legislature calls the state convention, 24 October-1 November 1787, pp. 162-172

III. The election of convention delegates, 27 November-1 December 1787, pp. 173-176

IV. The New Jersey Convention, 11-20 December 1787, pp. 177-191

V. Reports of and comments on New Jersey ratification, 18 December 1787-22 January 1788, pp. 192-195

Biographical gazetteer, pp. 196-[198]

The ratification of the Constitution by Georgia, pp. [199]-218

I. The Georgia Assembly calls the state convention, 26 October 1787, pp. 219-228

II. Georgians debate the Constitution, 2 October-17 December 1787, pp. 229-264

III. The election of convention delegates, 4 December 1787, pp. 265-268

IV. The Georgia Convention, 25 December 1787-5 January 1788, pp. 269-284

V. The aftermath of ratification, pp. 285-307

Biographical gazetteer, pp. 308-[312]

The ratification of the Constitution by Connecticut, pp. [313]-344

I. The Constitution to the calling of the state convention on 17 October 1787, pp. 345-362

II. The General Assembly calls the state convention, 16-17 October 1787, pp. 363-371

III. Commentaries on the Constitution, 17 October-12 November 1787, pp. 372-404

IV. The election of convention delegates, 12 November 1787, pp. 405-455

V. Commentaries on the Constitution, 13 November 1787-7 January 1788, pp. 456-534

VI. The Connecticut Convention, 3-9 January 1788, pp. 535-562

VII. The aftermath of ratification, pp. 563-564

A. Reports of the vote for ratification, 9-12 January, pp. 564-567

B. Commentaries on the convention, 10 January-10 March, pp. 568-593

C. The impact on Connecticut politics, pp. 594-601

VIII. Connecticut ratification and other states, 9 January-5 February 1788, pp. 602-608

Biographical gazetteer, pp. 609-614

The Constitution, pp. 615-626

Indexes, p. [627]

Delaware, pp. 628-633

New Jersey, pp. 634-641

Georgia, pp. 642-649

Connecticut, pp. 650-669 ff.

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