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title:“Journal Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention”
date written:1787-11-24

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"Journal Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention." The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution. Vol. 2. Ed. Gaspare J. Saladino and John P. Kaminski. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 1976. 333. Print.

Journal Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention (November 24, 1787)

The Convention met pursuant to adjournment.
On motion of Thomas M'Kean, seconded by John Hannum, The Constitution, as proposed by the late Convention, was read a second time, together with a letter from the secretary of Congress to the president of this state.
It was moved by Thomas M'Kean, and seconded by John Allison, That this Convention do assent to and ratify the Constitution agreed to on the 17th of September last by the Convention of the United States of America held at Philadelphia.
On motion adjournment by John Smilie, seconded by Robert Whitehill, Adjourned until three o'clock on Monday next, P. M.

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