Calls for A Second Constitutional Convention

Calls for A Second Constitutional Convention

Book - 1787
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This page from James Madison's Notes of Debates in the Federal Convention records a failed effort by Constitution opponents such as Elbridge Gerry, a Massachusetts delegate, to schedule a second convention to protect citizens' rights. Continued demands such as these led Madison to propose the amendments that would become the Bill of Rights in 1789.
Publisher: [s.l.] : [s.n.], 1787.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (manuscript)

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