United States. Constitution.

Mss.342.73.Un3c.d

Date: 1787 | Size: 1 items, Printed document, 6 pages

Abstract

Benjamin Franklin's annotated copy of the first printing of the Constitution (Philadelphia: Dunlap and Claypoole, 1787).

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Collection Information

Provenance

Removed from printed stacks.

Early American History Note

This collection contains Benjamin Franklin's copy of the United States Constitution. It has Franklin's annotations in the margins.

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Legal Records
  • Miscellaneous
  • Official Government Documents and Records

Subject(s)

  • Early National Politics
  • Government Affairs
  • Law


Detailed Inventory

United States. Constitution.
1787, September  
First page of Benjamin Franklin's annotated copy of the first printing of the Constitution.
1787 September