Important Constitutional Documents by Catherine Jaime
Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons · 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention.
Approx. 32,650 words.
Published on October 31, 2010.
There are many, many documents that came before the U.S. Constitution, and contributed to it directly or indirectly. I have gathered together the ones that I found very useful in my studies of the Constitution.
These work well for a “compare and contrast” study between any of the various documents and each other, and between these and the Constitution itself.