|Catalog Number||342.7302 US 1799|
|Date of Publication||1799|
|Title||The Constitution of the United States of America; As Proposed by the Convention held at Philadelphia, September 17, 1787, and since ratified by the several states|
Inscription: "J. Brown" (on front flyleaf).
This is a pocket copy of the U.S. Constitution. The U.S. Constitution was drafted in 1787 and ratified in 1788, when Brown was a member of the Confederation Congress. Brown supported a strong federal government.
This copy of the Constitution is notable for its binding, there are blank pages interwoven throughout, presumably for the owner's notes.
|Publisher||John Ward Fenno|
|Place of Publication||Philadelphia|
|Subjects||United States. Constitution|
United States Politics