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title:“New Jersey Convention Proceedings: Trenton Mercury”
date written:1787-12-19

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"New Jersey Convention Proceedings: Trenton Mercury." Trenton Mercury 1787-12-19 : . Rpt. in The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution. Vol. 3. Ed. Gaspare J. Saladino and John P. Kaminski. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 1978. 187. Print.
Microfilm, New Jersey State Library, Trenton, N.J.

New Jersey Convention Proceedings: Trenton Mercury (December 19, 1787)

The Convention met. Present as before.
Resolved, That the secretary be directed to deliver the duplicate of the Ratification of the Federal Constitution to the Governor of this state, for the purpose of being lodged among the archives of the state.
Resolved, That Mr. Brearley and Mr. G. Anderson be a committee to revise and correct the Minutes of the Convention.
Resolved, That the secretary transcribe the Minutes of this Convention, and deliver the same to the Speaker of the Assembly; that he also make a copy to be delivered to the printer of the state [Isaac Collins] for publication; and that seven hundred and fifty copies of the said Minutes be printed, and delivered to the members of the Convention, to be by them distributed among those persons who are entitled to receive the Votes and Acts of the legislature of this state.
The Convention adjourned till tomorrow morning ten o'clock.

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