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Collection Reference Number GLC00819.12
From Archive Folder Constitution and Constitutional Convention archive: Pierce Butler's notes 
Title And to make all Laws, not repugnant to this Constitution....
Date 20 August 1787
Author Butler, Pierce (1744-1822)  
Document Type Miscellany; Government document
Content Description Half sheet of paper signed "P. Butler." A brief fragment concerning Congress' power to legislate. Date from Hutson.
Subjects US Constitution  Congress  Law  Government and Civics  US Constitutional Convention  
People Butler, Pierce (1744-1822)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Creating a New Government; Government & Politics; The American Revolution; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Notes: Date from James H. Hutson Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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