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Collection Reference Number GLC00819.16
From Archive Folder Constitution and Constitutional Convention archive: Pierce Butler's notes 
Title But no regulation of Commerce or Revenue...
Date 25 August 1787
Author Butler, Pierce (1744-1822)  
Document Type Miscellany; Government document
Content Description Quarter sheet related to #819.15. Denies the federal government the right to give favor to the ports of one state over another. Note that this contradicts #819.15. Date from Hutson.
Subjects Commerce  Merchants and Trade  Taxes or Taxation  Finance  Economics  Government and Civics  Law  US Constitution  US Constitutional Convention  
People Butler, Pierce (1744-1822)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Creating a New Government; Government & Politics; The American Revolution; Law; Banking & Economics; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information This collection of Pierce Butler's papers from the Constitutional Convention of 1787 provides unique views of the various conflicts that permeated the Constitutional Convention, while bringing to life the process of creating the United States Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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