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title:“Pennsylvania Journal and Weekly Advertiser”
date written:1787-5-19

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"Pennsylvania Journal and Weekly Advertiser." The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787. Vol. 3. Ed. Max Farrand. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1911. Print.

Pennsylvania Journal and Weekly Advertiser (May 19, 1787)

The same item (with slight differences in spelling and omitting John Neilson of New Jersey) is given in the Pennsylvania Herald and General Advertiser of May 19.
Saturday, May 19, 1787.
A return of the Delegates appointed to the Fœderal Convention: — The names of those who have already arrived in this City, are printed in Italic.
New Hampshire. John Langdon, John Sparhawk, Pierce Long.
Massachusetts. Francis Dana, Elbridge Gerry, Nathan Gorham, Rufus King, Caleb Strong.
Connecticut. Their legislature were to meet in the beginning of this month, at which time it is supposed their delegates would be appointed.
Rhode Island. Has not made any appointment as yet.
New York. Robert Yates, Alexander Hamilton, John Lansing.
New Jersey. David Brearly, William Churchill Houston, William Patterson, John Neilson.
Pennsylvania. Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Mifflin, Robert Morris, Thomas Fitzimmons, George Clymer, Jared Ingersol, James Wilson, Gouverneur Morris.
Delaware. John Dickinson, George Reed, Gunning Bedford, Richard Basset, Jacob Broome.
Maryland. Robert Hanson Harrison, Charles Carroll, of Carrolton, James McHenry.
Virginia. George Washington, Peyton Randolph, John Blair, James Maddison, George Mason, George Wythe, Richard Henry Lee.
North Carolina. Alexander Martin, Willis Jones, Richard Dobbs Spaight, William Richardson Davie, William Blunt.
South Carolina. John Rutledge, Charles Caterworth Pinckney, Henry Laurens, Charles Pinckney, Pierce Butler.
Georgia. William Few, Abraham Baldwin, George Walton, William Pierce, William Houston, Nathaniel Pendelton.

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