American History Documents

United States Constitution. "We the People . . ." [New York?, J. McLean?, not before 28 September 1787].

Lilly Library JK14 1787b vault
This is probably the first complete printing for submission to the States, preceded by official printings for use by the Constitutional Convention and Congress. The appended text includes the resolution to submit it to Congress (September 17), George Washington's letter of transmittal (September 17), and the Congressional resolution to submit it to the States (September 28).

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George Washington Letter Peace Treaty U.S. Constitution
Acts of Congress (Bill of Rights) George Washington Survey Daniel Boone Land Deed
General Order No 9 Elizabeth Tuttle Certificate
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