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United States Bill of Rights 1789

Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.

Guided Research Tools

Summary Visualize View

A guide to finding information in committee timelines, about particular documents, or about particular individuals

Committee view

To search the minutes of a particular committee it is easiest to use the committee visualization pages (from here you can further drill down to individual sessions)

If you already know the committee session and date you want, find it in the Full Record ViewFull Record or type the date into the search box below:

Document list view

You can discover the complete list of documents considered by the negotiation (and find where they were introduced) on The Convention Document List View.

Individual & Delegation view

You can browse the contributions by individuals or delegations to this negotiation using the relevant visualization

Other available views

The following screens help to orientate you by visualizing the work of the Convention in different ways:

Guided Research Tools Secretary's Desk Calendar View Statistics View Topic Overview Activity Summary

To search across the entire Convention use this search box below: