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Collection Reference Number GLC04767
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1777 
Title George Clinton to Samuel Huntington sending on New York's suggested amendments for the Constitution
Date 5 May 1789
Author Clinton, George (1739-1812)  
Recipient Clinton, George  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description The governor of New York sends to the governor of Connecticut the New York legislature's proposed amendments to the Constitution (not included). Asks that this draft of the Bill of Rights be circulated in the Connecticut legislature.
Subjects Government and Civics  US Constitution  US Constitutional Amendment  Bill of Rights  Ratification  
People Clinton, George (1739-1812)  Huntington, Samuel (1731-1796)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Creating a New Government; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859