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Sep 01

Ten Interesting Facts . . . . The Constitution

  1. Philadelphia The Constitutional Convention was held in Philadelphia from May 25 to September 17, 1787. At this time, Philadelphia was the largest city in North America. The population was 40,000 people. The city had 7,000 street lamps, 33 churches, 10 newspapers, and a university. The convention was held at the Pennsylvania State House. …

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