New Hampshire and the Federal Constitution, History of the N. H. Convention

New Hampshire and the Federal Constitution, History of the N. H. Convention

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Walker, Joseph B.; Buffum, Francis F. [editor]. New Hampshire and the Federal Constitution: A Memorial of the Sesquicentennial Celebration; including A History of the New Hampshire Convention, by Joseph B. Walker. Concord, N. H.: The State of New Hampshire, 1940. First Edition. [9296]

Green cloth with gilt titles, binding fine, 9 x 6 inches, [xii], 343 clean pp. Many b/w plates, includes a bibliography.

Title continues: A Memorial of the Sesquicentennial Celebration of New Hampshire's Part in the Framing and Ratification of the Constitution of the United States. This includes a history of the Federal Constitutional Convention; a reprint of Walker's 1888 A History of the New Hampshire Convention for the Investigation, Discussion, and Decision of the Federal Constitution: And of the Old North Meeting-House of Concord, in Which It Was Ratified by the Ninth State, and Thus Rendered Operative, at One O'clock P. M., On Saturday, the 21st Day of June, 1788; and all of the orations, biographical and historical addresses delivered during the Celebration.

The Appendix to the reprint of Walker's 1888 book includes brief biographical notices of the members of the New Hampshire Convention of 1788.