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Kaminski, John P.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Moore, Timothy D. (Historian); Lannér-Cusin, Johanna E.; Schoenleber, Charles H.; Reid, Jonathan M.; Flamingo, Margaret R.; Fields, David P. (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Maryland (1)
11 (2015)

Introduction,   pp. xxi-lvi


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INTRODUCTION
64. Briceland, "Virginia," 202-3; Robert A. Rutland, ed., The Papers of George Mason,
1725-1786 (3 vols., Chapel Hill, 1970), II, 812n-14n, 816-21; and Votes and Proceedings
of the Senate of the State of Maryland. November Session, 1785, 7.
65. CDR, 177n, 180-85.
66. Stiverson, "Maryland," 139-40; Votes and Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the
State of Maryland. November Session, 1785.... (Annapolis, 1786) (Evans 19772), 185; and
Votes and Proceedings of the Senate of the State of Maryland. November Session, 1785, 84-85.
67. CDR, 177n, 181-85.
68. CDR, 177n-78n.
69. CDR, 178n-79n.
70. CDR, 193n-94n.
71. RCS:Md., 780n-81n.
72. RCS:Md., 781n-82n, 804-5.
73. RCS:Md., 767-69. For further details about Maryland's delegates to the Philadel-
phia Convention (including age, religious affiliation, education, military service, colonial/
state service, and service under the U.S. Constitution), see the "Biographical Gazetteer,"
RCS:Md., 767, 768, 769.
74. Farrand, III, 587-89; CDR, 250n-51n; and Stiverson, "Maryland," 142-43.
75. CDR, 304n-5n; and Stiverson, "Maryland," 143-44. Signatures of the three Mary-
land delegates accompanied those of thirty-six other men, though only thirty-five men
actually signed the Constitution. Delawarean George Read signed for fellow Delaware
delegate John Dickinson.
76. For more on the delegates' disagreement over a monarchical, or kingly, faction in
the Federal Convention, see the headnote and documents in Appendix IV, "The Consti-
tutional Convention and the Controversy over Kingly Government" (RCS:Md., 820-30).
See also the headnote to "Luther Martin: Genuine Information I," Baltimore Maryland
Gazette, 28 December 1787 (RCS:Md., 126n-28n).
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