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Founders' Constitution

Connect to: Founders' Constitution
Producer: University of Chicago
Description: Compilation of documents important to the development of constitutional government in the U.S.
The printed multi-volume set is available in the library collection.
Usage Tips: The initial "Table of Contents" allows you to browse through major themes ("Separation of Powers") and articles, sections, and clauses of the U.S. Constitution, including its amendments.
In the left-side column are additional possibilities. You may use the "Indexes" options to search for specific authors, documents, cases, and constitutional provisions ("Pardon power"). The "Search" option enables you to find specific terms within the database.
Librarian: Dick Grefe
Descriptors: Politics -- American Politics
Politics -- Legal and Constitutional
Historic Texts
Primary Sources -- U.S. History