Committee charged with creating a Constitution based on the resolutions agreed by the Convention.
Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2019 Edition.
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Membership (5 members):
Resource Collections (2):
A collection of handwritten primary source material pertaining to the deliberations of the Committee of Detail. People include John Jay, George Washington, Richard Caswell, R.D. Spaight, Alexander Martin, James Monroe, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James McClurg.
Resource Items (0):
Committee convened and received proceedings from Convention. Randolph proposed his constitutional framework.
Randolph's framework for a constitution amended by the Committee.
A rough draft of the Constitution drawn up. The New Jersey and Pinckney Plans considered.
A final draft Constitution drawn up and a report sent to the Convention.