Constitution Day

Constitution Day

Date(s) - Monday, September 17, 2018
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

GHS Research Center

Abraham Baldwin’s draft copy of the United States Constitution is one of the national treasures of the Georgia Historical Society collection. One of only a few still in existence, the draft includes the handwritten margin notes of Baldwin, one of Georgia’s signers of the Constitution of 1787.

In celebration of Constitution Day, GHS invites you to experience this piece of American history firsthand! Stop by the GHS Research Center on September 17 for a self-guided tour featuring a public showing of this unique document, along with other one-of-a-kind materials that tell the story of Georgia’s role in the founding of our nation.

Visit our Featured Historical Figure pages to learn more about Abraham Baldwin. View a digital copy of Abraham Baldwin’s Draft Copy of the U.S. Constitution on the Georgia Historical Society Image Catalog.

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