History of the Constitutional Convention

History of the Constitutional Convention – Episode 26

By August 3, 2009 No Comments

Ned Ryun continues his series on the Constitutional Convention.

In this Episode:

  • The life of Gouverneur Morris, drafter of the U.S. Constitution.
  • Morris’ work in New York politics.
  • Morris as chief advocate for the Continental Army.
  • Morris’ role in the Constitutional Convention.
  • Morris’ dealings with England and later role as Minister to France during the French Revolution.
  • Morris and northern secession.