TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY Pickler Memorial Library Truman State University

Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution

Microform Collection

Location:  Microfiche Cabinet 5, Drawer 1

Scope:  A supplement to Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution, edited by Merrill Jensen. (General Collection KF 4502 D63). Includes peripheral and repetitious material for several  states, such as (1) Photographic copies of manuscripts such as notes of debates, (2) Transcripts of letters with peripheral information, (3) Newspaper items that repeat arguments, (4) Copies of petitions, (5) Pamphlets that circulated primarily in state and are not already printed, (6) Miscellaneous other documents such as town records.

Microfiche cards 1-43: Pennsylvania; 44-51: Delaware; 52-55: New Jersey; 56-59: Georgia; 60-67: Connecticut; MFM1-206+appendix: Virginia.

How to search the collection:  Each state has a list of the documents at the beginning of its set of microfiche.  The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution (General Collection KF 4502 D63) has an index in each volume which refers to the supplement.


The Avalon Project at Yale Law School. The American Constitution a Documentary Record.

For more information about this subject in our Library Catalog, check out these
Subject Categories:

Constitutional history -- United States -- Sources.

Time Period:  18th Century

Subject keywords: U. S. History

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