United States Bill of Rights 1789

Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.

Tristram Dalton

Quill platform ID: p3837.

(28 May 1738 – 30 May 1817) Merchant, U.S. Senator, and delegate to the Continental Congress (but did not attend).

Dalton served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and also as its speaker in 1784. He was elected as a delegate to the state convention on the adoption of the U.S. Constitution, in which he advocated for its adoption.

Member of Massachusetts Delegation—United States Bill of Rights 1789, Massachusetts Delegation—United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2021 Edition).

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