The U. S. Constitution and Bill of Rights

By | September 22, 2019

The U. S. Constitution and Bill of Rights

The Constitution of the United States and the Bill of Rights (the first 10 amendments to it).  Also included are the Declaration of Independence, the 17 subsequent amendments to the Constitution, and brief biographies of the 55 of the Founding Fathers (those who were delegates from each of the thirteen original states except Rhode Island, which did not send any delegates, to the Constitutional Convention, which was held in Philadelphia in 1787).  This historical edition of the Constitution is a transcription of the original text.  Items that have subsequently been amended or superseded are indicated and linked to the relevant amendments.

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