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Dr Nicholas Cole

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Senior Research Fellow at Pembroke College, Oxford. Director of the Quill Project.

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Description: Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2016 Edition.

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Description: Proceedings and Debates of the Convention Assembled to Adopt a Constitution for the State of Utah

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

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Description: The PDF scans of the 1911 publication, The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787, edited by Max Farrand (New Haven: Yale University Press)

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Description: The ConSource.org edition of Madison's Notes and other papers.

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Description: In 1819 John Quincy Adams oversaw a printed publication of the Journal of the Convention. This collection holds links to the Archive.org copy.

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Description: In 1819 John Quincy Adams oversaw a printed publication of the Journal of the Convention. This is a manuscript copy of the journal from that time, a draft of what was published.

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Description: This collection holds links to the Library of Congress scan of its microfilm photographs of Madison's personal record recording the work of the Constitutional Convention.

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Description: Links to relevant records at e-enlightenment.com

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Description: Constitutional History in the news and in scholarship, and news about the Quill platform and the Negotiated Texts Network.

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Description: A collection of news items related to the Quill project.

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Description: Forthcoming events being organized by the Quill project.

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Description: William B. Ewald, Professor of Law and Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Description: A collection of primary source material detailing the state of the convention between 14 and 25 May, 1787. People include George Washington, James Madison, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Richard Price, Thomas Jordan, Arthur Lee, John Dickinson, George Mason, Rufus King, Jeremiah Wadsworth, and George Read.

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Description: 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.

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Description: A collection of printed primary source material pertaining to drafts of the Constitution between August and September, 1787. This collection includes printed drafts with handwritten annotations produced by the convention; for handwritten drafts by the Committee of Detail, see "The Meeting of the Committee of Detail" resource collection.

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Description: News items from the Center for Constitutional Studies at Utah Valley University.

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Description: Analysis of Historical Society of Pennsylvania Item 1663: "United States Constitution first manuscript draft by James Wilson, 1787."

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Description: This collection holds links to images of the Library of Congress copy of Madison's Notes. These colour images were newly available in 2018.

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Description: Details of unofficial meetings, discussions and social events held by delegates to the Convention.

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Description: Digitized microfilmed copies of some of the first 150 propositions and petitions presented by various delegates of the Utah Constitutional Convention for insertion into the Constitution preserved by the Utah State Archives.

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Description: Digitized microfilmed copies of the first draft the articles of the Constitution as drafted by the different specialized committees of the Utah Constitutional Convention for insertion into the Constitution.

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Description: Report of the Conference Committee regarding the House's disagreement to various proposed Senate amendments to the Constitution

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Description: The Gazette of the United States was a Federalist newspaper in the years of the First Congress. Begun by John Fenno, who served as its editor, the Gazette was published twice weekly, beginning on April 15, 1789. Alexander Hamilton contributed to the paper, both financially and in written content. Senate Secretary Samuel Otis would eventual go on to contract with Fenno to publish various documents for the Senate.

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Description: Links to ConSource editions of Thomas Lloyd's stenographic record of the First House of Representatives.

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Description: Scans of the handwritten Senate Journal for the First Session of the First Congress

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Description: Roger Sherman's proposal in the First Committee on Representation, which demonstrates how Madison's proposed amendments could be amended and included as a supplement to the Constitution.

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Description: Printed version of the Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States: anno M,DCC,LXXXIX, and of the independence of the United States the thirteenth

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Description: The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States, First Congress, First Session, vol. 1

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Description: The Journal of the Senate, First Congress, First Session, vol. 1

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Description: Jonathan Elliot, The Debates in the Several State Conventions on the Adoption of the Federal Constitution, J.B. Lippincott & co. (Philadelphia: 1836-59).

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Description: The Congressional register; or, History of the proceedings and debates of the first House of representatives of the United States of America...

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Commented on

Description: Issues highlighted by the 2016 editorial team.

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Description: Quill 2016 Edition

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Description: Lindsay Chervinsky on the President's Cabinet

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Description: The Convention debates whether officials should be removable by impeachment, and if so how.

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Description: Knowledge of the Constitutional Convention during the nineteenth century was partial and contingent on the publication of various accounts and journals, not all of them accurate or honest.

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