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title:“Journal Notes of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention Proceedings”
authors:Theophilus Parsons
date written:1788-1-15

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Parsons, Theophilus. "Journal Notes of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention Proceedings." The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution. Vol. 6. Ed. Gaspare J. Saladino and John P. Kaminski. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2000. 1199-2000. Print.
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Journal Notes of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention Proceedings (January 15, 1788)

Convention Journal, 15 January, P. M.
Met according to adjournment Ordered that the Messenger exclude fro the floor of the House all persons not belonging to teh Conventio, except such as are admitted by special order.
The Convention proceeded in the consideration of the constitution or Frame of Government reported by the Convention held at Philadelphia, and having debated thereon, postponed the further consideration thereof to the morning.
Ordered that a Committee be appointed to provide a more convention place for the Convention to sit in. Mr. Dalton, Mr. Field, Mr. Nasson, Mr. Spooner, Dr. Jarvis, Mr. Dawes and Dr. Taylor were appointed on the said Committee.
Adjourned to Wednesday Morng. 10. o Clk

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