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Celebrate The Constitution

 

Last updated 9/13/2021 at 9:20am



Written in the sweltering Philadelphia heat in the summer of 1787, the U.S. Constitution claims fame to being the oldest (and shortest) written Constitution of any major government in the world. This magnificent document contains approximately 4,500 words and was signed by 39 convention delegates on Sept. 17, 1787.

On Nov. 26, 1789, the first national Thanksgiving Day was established to give “thanks” for the new Constitution. Today, Constitution Week is celebrated each year during Sept. 17-23. If you are looking for a way to give thanks, please consider the following:

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