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 Ratification of the Constitution Indexes | Index to Volumes 8–10: Ratification of the Constitution by the States: Virginia | W |  Washington, George (Fairfax)

References

Tobias Lear to John Langdon, Mount Vernon, 3 December [Ratification by the States 8:197]

Impartiality, Philadelphia Independent Gazetteer, 4 April [Ratification by the States 9:614 n.]

A Virginian, Norfolk and Portsmouth Journal, 2 April [Ratification by the States 9:639 n.]+

Norfolk and Portsmouth Journal, 21 May [Ratification by the States 9:832 n.]+

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– id. [1 reference]

– hosts Mount Vernon Conference [1 reference]

– and Constitutional Convention [15 references]

– as symbol for Federalists [1 reference]

– as possible first U.S. President [15 references]

– returns to Va. after Constitutional Convention [2 references]

– and Mason’s objections [3 references]

– distributes Constitution [1 reference]

– visitors to [11 references]

– sends R.H. Lee’s objections to Madison [1 reference]

– supports Constitution [12 references]

– praise of [17 references]

– influence of [7 references]

– and The Federalist [8 references]

– relationship with R.H. Lee [3 references]

– corresponds with Benjamin Lincoln [2 references]

– health of [1 reference]

– ends Newburgh Conspiracy [1 reference]

– and “Centinel” [7 references]

– relationship with General Charles Lee [2 references]

– “Aristides” inscribed to [1 reference]

– description of [1 reference]

– declines to be candidate for Va. Convention [3 references]

– rumors he will be delegate to Va. Convention [5 references]

– said to support amendments to Constitution [1 reference]

– believes Va. will ratify Constitution [3 references]

– sent Monroe’s objections [1 reference]

– dictatorial power proposed for (1781) [4 references]

– and navigation of Mississippi [1 reference]

– presented ship Federalist [2 references]

– suggested as final arbiter of amendments [1 reference]

– as great and good man [1 reference]

– attends Alexandria celebration [3 references]

– toasted [5 references]

– sent pamphlet by John O’Connor [1 reference]

– letters from [47 references + 2 subentries]

– letters to [32 references + 3 subentries]

– diary of [2 references]

– Circular Letter (1783) [5 references]

See Also

See also Great men and the Constitution