Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2021 Edition.
Committee charged with finding a suitable method of representation in the lower house of the legislature.
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The list of documents under consideration by committee: Second Committee on Representation at the end of its timeline.
U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2021 Edition), Date: 07 Jul 1787, 11:00
[Editors' note: On 9 July 1787 the Official Journal records that 'The honorable Mr G. Morris, from the Committee to whom was referred the first clause of the first proposition reported from the grand Committee, informed the House that the Committee...