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The Debates at the 1818 Constitutional Convention

April 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

As the Old State House contines commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Constitution of 1818, join Wesley Horton, President of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Supreme Court Historical Society, for his April 17th talk “The Debates at the 1818 Constitutional Convention”. Horton will discuss the speeches made on major issues at the Convention, explore the role of newspapers that reported on the historic debates, and review the Constitution’s articles and their status today.

This program begins at noon and is free to attend thanks to the support of Connecticut Humanities and “Connecticut Explored”, the magazine of Connecticut’s history.

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Date:
April 17
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Age Group
Adults, All Ages, Children, Families, Teens
CTH Funded
Yes

Venue

Connecticut’s Old State House
800 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Phone:
860.522.6766
Website:
https://www.cga.ct.gov/osh/default.asp