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The coming Constitutional Convention...
Item # 636769
April 28, 1787
THE MASSACHUSETTS CENTINEL, Boston, April 28, 1787
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The front page has some political discussion which includes comments on the coming Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, including: "...this year will be productive of great events; for, independent of these little state quarrels, the grant Federal System is to be revised next May...The Convention proposed for this purpose is to be formed by commissioners from the assembly of each state, now only three have yet chosen them and but two months remain for the rest to be chosen..." with more (see).
The back page has a poem: "Description of Dr. Franklin" (see).
Four pages, scattered foxing, two small tape mends at the margins of page 3, otherwise in nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's