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Fringe Meetings at the U.S. Consitutional Convention

Record of a Meeting of Delegates from Maryland - 31 August 1787

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McHenry records a meeting of the Maryland delegation to discuss the Committee on Commercial Discrimination's report and the tactics for how they might proceed in the Convention.

Fringe Meetings at the U.S. Consitutional Convention

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McHenry records a meeting of the Maryland delegation to discuss the Committee on Commercial Discrimination's report and the tactics for how they might proceed in the Convention.

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Endeavoured to recall the house to the reported propositions from maryland, to prevent the U. S. from giving prefe[re]nces to one State above another or to the shipping of one State above another, in collecting or laying duties. — The house averse to taking any thing up till this system is got through. XXI. adjourned on this article.

Proposed to have a private conference with each other to-morrow before meeting of the convention to take measures for carrying out propositions. etc —

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McHenry's Notes (Max Farrand, 1911)