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Kaminski, John P.; Schoenleber, Charles H.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Leffler, Richard; Reid, Jonathan M.; Flamingo, Margaret R.; Lannér-Cusin, Johanna E.; Fields, David P.; Conley, Patrick T.; Moore, Timothy D. (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Rhode Island (3)
26 (2013)

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THE RHODE ISLAND CONVENTION, 5 March 1790                               942
Convention Proceedings, 5 March                                         942
Convention Debates (Foster), 5 March                                    943
Newspaper Report of Convention Proceedings, 5 March                     949
Newport Herald, 11 March                                              949
THE RHODE ISLAND CONVENTION, 6 March 1790                               949
Convention Proceedings, 6 March                                         949
Henry Marchant: Motion to Ratify the Constitution, 6 March              950
Convention Debates (Updike), 6 March                                    950
Convention Debates (Foster), 6 March                                    951
Outline of Federalist Arguments Against the Adjournment of the
March Convention                                                     971
Newspaper Reports of Convention Proceedings, 6 March                    972
Newport Herald, 11 March                                              972
Providence Gazette, 13 March                                          974
Rhode Island Convention: Bill of Rights and Proposed Amendments
6 March 1790                                                        976
Private Commentary on the March Convention                              981
Henry Marchant to John Adams, Newport, 7 March 1790                   981
VIII. THE RHODE ISLAND CONVENTION
SECOND SESSION
24-29 May 1790
Introduction                                                            984
Convention Proceedings, 24-29 May 1790                                  986
Middletown Town Meeting, 29 May 1790                                    991
Portsmouth: Instructions to Convention Delegates, 29 May 1790           992
Town Meeting, 29 May                                                  992
Instructions, 29 May                                                  992
Convention Roll Call Votes on Adjournment, 26 May 1790
and on Ratification, 29 May 1790                                     994
Rhode Island Form of Ratification and Amendments, 29 May 1790           996
Newspaper Reports of Convention Proceedings, 24-29 May 1790            1004
Newport Herald, 27 May                                               1004
New York Journal, 1 June                                             1005
Providence United States Chronicle, 3 June                           1005
President of Convention Daniel Owen to President George Washington
Newport, 29 May 1790                                                1006
Governor Arthur Fenner to President George Washington
Providence, 31 May 1790                                             1007
President of Convention Daniel Owen to President George Washington
Newport, 9 June 1790                                                1008
President George Washington to President of Convention Daniel Owen
New York, 19 June 1790                                              1009
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