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Jensen, Merrill (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut
(1978)

Chronology, 1786-1790,   pp. 26-31


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Chronology, 1786-1790
1786
21 January
7 August
11-14 September
14 September
ca. 20 September
11 October
23 November
23 November
4 December
30 December
6 January
17 January
3 February
10 February
21 February
22 February
Virginia legislature calls meeting to consider
granting Congress power to regulate trade.
Grand committee of Confederation Congress
reports amendments to the Articles of Con-
federation.
Meeting of commissioners at Annapolis, Mary-
land.
Commissioners at Annapolis propose that states
elect delegates to a convention at Philadelphia
in May 1787.
Confederation Congress receives report of com-
missioners at Annapolis.
Confederation Congress appoints committee to
consider report of commissioners at Annapolis.
Virginia legislature authorizes election of dele-
gates to Convention at Philadelphia.
New Jersey legislature elects delegates.
Virginia legislature elects delegates.
Pennsylvania legislature elects delegates.
1787
North Carolina legislature elects delegates.
New Hampshire legislature elects delegates.
Delaware legislature elects delegates.
Georgia legislature elects delegates.
Confederation Congress calls Convention to
amend Articles of Confederation.
Massachusetts legislature authorizes election of
delegates.
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