The Constitutional Convention
This convention was help in May of 1787, in Philadelphia's Independence Hall. During this convention, the U.S Constitution was basically remodeled, and this angered some of the people participating in the act. George Washington, the Revolutionary War hero, was elected president over this Convention.
Some agreed to this and others refused to attend, such as; John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and Patrick Henry. Some that attended this Convention were Benjamin Franklin and James Madison.
Philadelphia's Independence Hall, where the Confederation Congress was held.
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The Signing of the Constitution
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