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26 July- 4 August, 1787: The Meeting of the Committee of Detail

“ Two sets of extracts from the Pinckney Plan” in Wilson Papers

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In the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's "Pinckney Resolutions James Wilson second draft of the United States Constitution." Corresponds to Document III in Farrand's sequence.

Link to Online Library of Liberty transcription (from Farrand): http://oll.libertyfund.org/titles/1786#lf0544-02_label_230

Link to Historical Society of Pennsylvania's digital library below.

We’ve dated this document to 15 May, 1787 based on William Ewald’s judgment that “It is entirely possible that this Document was made at some other time, possibly as early as mid-May, when Pinckney was attempting to interest other delegates in his scheme” (Ewald, Committee, 220).

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In the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's "Pinckney Resolutions James Wilson second draft of the United States Constitution." Corresponds to Document III in Farrand's sequence.

Link to Online Library of Liberty transcription (from Farrand): http://oll.libertyfund.org/titles/1786#lf0544-02_label_230

Link to Historical Society of Pennsylvania's digital library below.

We’ve dated this document to 15 May, 1787 based on William Ewald’s judgment that “It is entirely possible that this Document was made at some other time, possibly as early as mid-May, when Pinckney was attempting to interest other delegates in his scheme” (Ewald, Committee, 220).

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