Philadelphia Convention Delegate
- He became one of New York's first U.S. Senators
- Served as U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain
What did your delegate do to help America gain Independence: He was a vocal lifelong opponent of slavery. He was an anti-slavery activist.
Was your delegates profession useful to creating a constitution: Yes
Why was your delegate chosen as a representative: He was a loyal member to his entire career & to his state.
How would the constitution benefit your delegate & or state: It would provide equal freedom & justices to all.
How could your delegate make the constitution benefit their state: It would help end slavery in the state & help the government of the state.
What were your delegates state main export: paper & beer
- His family's conspicuous wealth made them a target of vandalism during the Stamp Act protests in 1776.
- The official state dessert of Massachusetts is Boston cream pie