Notes on the Debates in the Federal Convention

* as called for in the Proceedings of the Commissioners to Remedy Defects of the Federal Government, Annapolis in the State of Maryland. September 14, 1786 (Annapolis Convention)

** footnotes have been renumbered to read consecutively within each document (renumbered on every page in original)

The Appendix in the original is not yet available in this version

imaged from The Debates in the Federal Convention of 1787, which framed the Constitution of the United States of America, reported by James Madison, a delegate from the state of Virginia **
Edited by Gaillard Hund and James Brown Scott
Oxford University Press, 1920.
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