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Catalog Number 342.7302 US 1799
Object Name Book
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
Summary 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.



Author United States
Publisher John Ward Fenno
Place of Publication Philadelphia
Language English
Subjects United States. Constitution
People John Brown
Search Terms Constitution
United States Politics