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title:“Newspaper Report 2 of Pennsylvania Convention Proceedings”
authors:Anonymous
date written:1787-11-23

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"Newspaper Report 2 of Pennsylvania Convention Proceedings." 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. 332. Print.

Newspaper Report 2 of Pennsylvania Convention Proceedings (November 23, 1787)

The Convention having proceeded to ballot for a secretary-on casting up the votes there appeared 46 for James Campbell, late captain in the Pennsylvania line, 15 for [William] Temple Franklin, 7 for______Webb.
Whereon, James Campbell, Esquire was declared duly elected secretary.
This appointment is certainly a good federal feature and highly honorable to the members, as marking their gratitude and approbation of gallantry and military service.

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