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Maryland. House of Delegates Resolutions for amending the Constitution on Election of the President

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00927.02 Author/Creator: Maryland. House of Delegates Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Broadside Date: 09 December 1800 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 25 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Docketed "N. Pinckney, Secretary;" also docketed on verso. Dated at top December 9; read to Senate December 10 and tabled; read to Senate again on December 19 and assented to.

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Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: ElectionUS ConstitutionCongressLawGovernment and CivicsPresident

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