The Constitution and the Framers of the Constitution
You may need the usernames and passwords on the new library database cards to access the following links.
The Founding Fathers: Delegates to the Constitutional Convention: Choose from the biographical index of founding fathers to find overviews of their lives and involvement.
Library of Congress Info on the U.S. Constitution: See sidebar to navigate to info on debates, drafting, and dissent.
The Constitution: Overview of Historical and Critical Context, About the Authors, Key Figures, Themes, and an annotated summary of the Constitution. Use the Contents sidebar to navigate through the various resources.
The Foundations of American Government: Scroll down or use the navigation sidebar to find related maps, biographies, primary sources, images, journal articles, and other web links.
Unit of Study on the U.S. Constitution and the Republic: Scroll down or use the navigation sidebar to find related maps, biographies, primary sources, images, journal articles, and other web links.
ABC-Clio’s Info on the Era of the Constitution, 1776-1800: Again, see the sidebar to navigate through a variety of info and media. Check out the links under the sub-heading of “The Constitution, 1776-1800”, where you can click on links to various framers’ names. Look in the section “Constitutional Compromises.”