US Constitution Ratified, June 21, 1788
June 21, 2017
On this date, June 21, 1788, the US Constitution was officially ratified when New Hampshire became the ninth state (out of 13 states) to ratify the document. To celebrate that achievement and historical event, we have made freely available for a limited time:
- the text of the US Constitution and
- “Part I: The History and Development of the New Hampshire Constitution” from The New Hampshire State Constitution (Second Edition) by Lawrence Friedman.