Letter from Samuel McDowell, 18 April 1792

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Letter from Samuel McDowell, 18 April 1792

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In a letter dated 18 April 1792, McDowell mentions that the Kentucky Constitutional Convention has been meeting for the past two weeks framing the constitution for Kentucky and will finish the next day. McDowell thinks it to be "a tolerable good constitution." Kentucky became a state on 1 June 1792.

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The Filson Historical Society Manuscript Collection

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McDowell, Samuel, “Letter from Samuel McDowell, 18 April 1792,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed July 14, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5410.