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Articles with keyword "U.S. Constitution"


The Trial of a Young Nation

John Marshall's Supreme Court makes a landmark decision establishing the power of judicial review.

Portrait of Gouverneur Morris


Ungoverned Passion

Founding Father and ladies' man Gouverneur Morris flees revolutionary Paris to discover the delights of central Europe.

Barry Faulkner’s 1936 rendition of the Constitutional Convention


The First Dissenters

George Mason swore he would rather "chop off his right hand" than sign the Constitution.