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Article VII

The ratification of the conventions of nine states, shall be sufficient for the establishment of this Constitution between the states so ratifying the same.

Done in convention by the unanimous consent of the states present the seventeenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven and of the independence of the United States of America the twelfth. In witness whereof We have hereunto subscribed our Names,

G. Washington - President. and deputy from Virginia

New Hampshire:
John Langdon, Nicholas Gilman

Nathaniel Gorham, Rufus King

Wm. Saml. Johnson, Roger Sherman

New York:
Alexander Hamilton

New Jersey:
Wil. Livingston, David Brearly, Wm. Paterson, Jona. Dayton

B. Franklin, Thomas Mifflin, Robt. Morris, Geo. Clymer, Thos. FitzSimons, Jared Ingersoll, James Wilson, Gouv Morris

Geo. Read, Gunning Bedford jun, John Dickinson, Richard Bassett, Jaco. Broom

James McHenry, Dan of St Thos. Jenifer, Danl Carroll

John Blair, James Madison Jr.

North Carolina:
Wm. Blount, Richd. Dobbs Spaight, Hu Williamson

South Carolina:
J. Rutledge, Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, Charles Pinckney, Pierce Butler

William Few, Abr Baldwin

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