Minutes of the Convention of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania which commenced at Philadelphia, on Tuesday the twenty-fourth day of November, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine, for the purpose of reviewing, and if they see occasion, altering and amending, the constitution of this state. by Pennsylvania. Constitutional Convention

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 22764., Early American imprints -- no. 22765.
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